Whether you are looking for a farm, planning a class visit or researching follow up activities for the classroom, this is the area for you.


What’s the point in taking schoolchildren to visit a farm? Find out the benefits — to you and to them — including first hand experiences from other teachers

Find out why


Making your farm visit a success

Three steps to creating a safe and successful farm visit, making the whole process less daunting.

Step-by-step guide


FACE has produced two sheep related resources to coincide with lambing time

Two new resources are available to help support lambing visits and are suitable for classroom use before or after a farm visit or to enhance learning about sheep.

Food Waste - new resource

A further title in FACE'S "Handling controversial issues" series, Food Waste provides classroom activities and information from a variety of differing viewpoints.

Time is ticking! Get your entry in for the Bayer/FACE Awards

We know farmers and farm educators get busier and busier as the year moves on. But we would implore you to take a little time out to enter for this year's Bayer/FACE Awards.

FACE receives donation from WFU

Farming & Countryside Education was one of the organisations presented with a donation from the Women's Food & Farming Union.

Bayer starts £10,000 fund to help increase training for teachers working with farmers

Leading agricultural crop protection company Bayer Crop Science has started a £10,000 fund with  Farming and Countryside Education (FACE) to help increase training opportunities for teachers wanting to work with farmers within the education system.

Training & Events

faceseminars_smallFACE seminars are a great way to be inspired and share ideas for everyone involved with the outdoor classroom.

See the upcoming FACE seminars.