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Coming Soon

Take a look at what we have coming up in our calendar; […]

March 20th, 2015|

Local MP Visits

On a bright, sunny afternoon our local MP, the Right Honourable Cheryl Gillan came to visit, was extremely encouraging, and said:

“I was delighted to visit Road Farm and learn about their work and ventures.  I was impressed by their vision to develop understanding and appreciation for farms and our countryside, and I wish them all […]

March 19th, 2015|

Half Term Helper Happiness

We had several farm helpers over half term, very needed as it’s busy here looking after all the sheep and new lambs!

February 19th, 2015|

Stable Pals

February means lambing time starts at Road Farm and Joey and Shankydd are sharing the stable barn with a pen of bottle fed lambs (sleepless nights?!)

February 5th, 2015|

Conference Call

We’re participating in Let Nature Feed Your Senses National Conference in Birmingham in November, including Care Farming UK’s national AGM.

November 7th, 2014|

Local Rotary Visit

We will be visiting Missenden Abbey to tell our local vibrant Great Missenden Rotary all about RFCCIC in November.

November 7th, 2014|

Care Centre Visit

We walked across to visit our local Care Centre with The Boys, who were wonderful!  All the residents enjoyed the chance to see and touch our donkeys, helping to bring back memories as well as provide special new ones.  Thank you to Care Centre Manager Marie Shouler for enabling us to visit.

September 19th, 2014|

Donkey Arrival

Today (30th July) we took delivery of our two foster Donkeys Joey and Shankydd, who are enjoying settling in to their new home with us, forming an essential part of The Team!

July 30th, 2014|

Music and Appleyard Ducks

On the first weekend in July our local Pub, the Black Horse, hosted a Music and Beer festival in support of local charity Chiltern Music Therapy. Road Farm provided the straw bales for this event, helping create the right ambience!

David, Steve and Peter all busy making hay while the glorious sun shines.

Wendy had another wonderful […]

July 17th, 2014|

Bees and donkeys

Wendy collected her first swarm of bees! She already has two hives of honey bees here but had never yet been called to help with a swarm. They behaved beautifully, scooped off the fence-post into a big card-board box. This was left carefully nearby to enable all bees to find their way to the precious […]

June 17th, 2014|