Find out more about care farming

The care farming knowledge base is a self-service online library of information. It's your one-stop shop of resources, templates, videos and presentations developed by the care farming sector for the care farming sector. 

You may find the knowledge base useful if: 

  • You would like to learn more about becoming a care farmer 
  • Your're already a care farmer and want to develop your services
  • You commission or want to commission care farming services, e.g. in health, social care or education
  • You are a researcher, journalist or have an interest in care farming

How to use the knowledge base

Explore the menu headings and browse the articles in each section to see our frequently asked questions about care farming. Access videos, documents and resources or type a key word in the search bar. 

About us

The care farming knowledge base is being developed by the Growing Care Farming team. Growing Care Farming is part of the Government’s Children & Nature programme and is delivered by Social Farms & Gardens, in partnership with Thrive. 

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