Butterlope Farm hosts schools, playgroups and other community groups on visits tailored to their needs. Activities include:
Learning and experiencing farming in the uplands, through interaction with the animals and having a go at farming tasks.
- History of farming and the landscape through a study of old farm homesteads, lazybeds, drystonewalls and other historical features.
- Biodiversity through the study of farm habitat,s including hedgerows, wildflower verges, streams, peatlands and heath.
- Gardening through hands on learning in the garden and polytunnel.
All topics include the links to health and well being and our impact on the environment.