The Country Trust is a dynamic national education charity dedicated to bringing alive the working countryside for children least able to access it.
Since 1978 The Country Trust has been making it possible for hundreds of volunteer farmers and landowners to welcome thousands of disadvantaged young children from all backgrounds and faiths onto their farms to share their passion for food, farming and the countryside.
A year-long programme to support educators and their students in growing, eating and even selling food!Read More
Immersive educational experiences. Making connections to real working farms and the food we eat.Read More
Outstanding, hands-on residential visits to farms and the countryside in Norfolk, Suffolk and Yorkshire.Read More
A hands-on programme building connections between farming, food and climate change.Read more
Could you host farm visits for primary schools? Help change children's lives. Join our team of Farmer Hosts and open the world of food, farming and the countryside for primary schools in your local area.Read more
Why should any child miss out? Our ambition now is to provide for children at a totally different scale, and we have a 5 Year Plan to map out this new territory.Read more
"We believe that rather than devalue our products through flash sales, we can use Black Friday as an opportunity to help others"Read more
EXTENDED DEADLINE: North East London and EssexRead more
The more the public, and especially school children, get to visit, and experience first-hand where their food comes from, the more they will appreciate, support and champion our farmers.Read more
By giving children the tools to turn their feelings into action, we empower them to become part of the solution and take charge of their own futures." - Kelsey Mulder, Natural Catastrophe Research Lead, HiscoxRead more