Support and Resources

Support and Resources

We have developed some new resources to help people to understand and promote care farming - we will be adding to these regularly over the course of the Growing Care Farming project, so watch this space! 

What is care farming?

Care farming case studies

Scale of the care farming sector - snapshot surveys from 2007 - 2020

Care farming leaflet

Principles of care farming

Where does care farming fit for health & social care, education provision and agriculture?

GCF YouTube channel

Monthly webinars for care farmers 

Covid-19 Risk assessment checklist: Reopening of care farms and green care sites


Some things to consider before starting a care farm

What is care farming?

A range of resources that will tell you more about care farming


What is care farming? - A short film

*New* Care farming promotional videos - Care farming for social care

Care farming promotional videos - Care farming for mental health


Growing Care Farming YouTube channel

Get an insight into life on a care farm, find out more about a particular care farm, take a farm tour, pick up practical tips and advice from care farmers. Our YouTube channel contains a range of great videos produced by GCF, other organisations and by care farmers themselves. It also includes a variety of Covid-19 supporting videos.


Care Farming Case Studies

Ten new case studies about care farming 


Care farming leaflet


Note: This webpage is currently being developed so please bear with us!

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Care farming and green care resources

Browse our library of information for those new to the sector as well as established providers. 

Care farming and green care training

Find care farming and green care training to get you started or develop your services.

Green care Quality Assurance

Show quality service provision by working towards our Green Care Quality Mark.