Earth Trust, Wittenham Clumps Sat 23rd-Sun 24th & Sat 30th-Sun 31st March 2019
Our Lambing Weekends give you an opportunity to explore the farmyard and meet some of our Farm Step tenants and their animals – including newborn lambs, piglets and goats! There’ll also be… bale climbing, children’s farmyard area, tractor and trailer rides (weather permitting) and BBQ.
Book for online discount or buy tickets on the gate. Online: £19 family, £7 adult, £4 child On the gate: £22 family, £8 adult, £5 child (Children 2 years and under FREE)
Here at Green Dragon we have rare breed lambs twice a year. We have our large flocks lambing at spring time, which will usually involve about 30 ewes producing 50 plus lambs. We’re expecting lambing to start from mid-March 2019.
Normal admission applies (adults £9, 2-15 year olds £8, concessions £7, under 2s FREE)
Hadsham Farm, Banbury Sat 30th March-Mon 22nd April 2019
Every spring we lamb 250 ewes in our barns, before turning some 400 lambs and their mothers out onto the new grass in our rolling meadows. For the third year in a row, we are opening the farm gates to the public to allow them to see what happens – from birth right through to the lambs’ first steps out on the fresh spring grass. We will have a play area, craft corner and an area to ‘hold a chick’ to keep the children occupied and a tea/coffee/refreshments station, in aid of charity, for the adults. Tickets can be bought from the farm on the day: All Tickets: £4 Under 2s: Free
Roves Farm, Swindon Tuesday 19th March-Friday 5th April 2019
Come and see all our expectant ewes and the new born lambs keeping cosy in the lambing shed. With our special viewing platform that looks out across the lambing shed, there will be plenty of opportunities to see lambing in action. Although we cannot guarantee it, there is a good chance you might even be able to see one being born!
Normal admission applies (adults & children 3-16 £9.50, 2 year olds £4, under 2s FREE)
Sandy Lane Farm, between Wheatley and Thame Sun 24th March 2019 (changed from 16th-17th March due to weather)
Celebrate spring and the arrival of the new lambs on our traditional working farm. See the newborn lambs with their mums in their pens and meet farmers Charles and Sue who will tell you how they look after everyone.
The farm shop will be open & the BBQ will be fired up, serving Sandy Lane Farm burgers & hot dogs. We will also have vegetarian/vegan food available, hot drinks and cakes.
DIY craft activities for children will be available to do/take away for a small fee.
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