Field Days Organic is a horticulture training project for adults with learning disabilites run by Innovate Trust at the Amelia Trust Farm. The Amelia Trust Farm is a 160 acre care farm project working mainly with disadvantaged young people.
Facilities: Cafe, Volunteering, Shop, Community space for hire, Picnic area, Play area, Holiday activities, Wildlife area
Open to the public?Yes
Open to the public - details: During opening times
Garden project: Mon-Fri; Farm: daily 10am-4pm
Details of livestock and rare breeds kept:
Kept by host farm - sheep, pigs, cows, chickens
Off 5-Mile Lane between Barry and A48. Turn off between St Nicholas and Bonvillston.
Bus - 322 from Cardiff central - Kings Square, Barry. Twice daily weekdays.
Our online gatherings are an member benefit that take place on first Thursday of each month. The events are part of SF&G's commitment to support networking and improve practice across the sector. A member of SF&G staff will...
Friday, October 8, 2021 - 09:00 to Friday, October 22, 2021 - 17:00
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