I don't have any animals - can my farm still be classed as a care farm?

You don't have to have animals on your care farm. Care farming activities can include growing crops and vegetables, horticulture and land management.

Many care farms do not have any animals and care farming can also take place in variety of settings, including urban based community allotments and gardens. 


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Is there any funding for setting up a care farm?

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