Farm Walk: Woodlands Farm - Lincolnshire

11 June 2013 16:30 - 11 June 2013 19:30

Andrew Dennis, Woodlands Farm, Kirton House, Kirton, Near Boston, Lincolnshire, PE20 1JD

Farm Background: 2800 acres of  Beef, sheep,arable, poultry and horticulture. Mixed Organic and Biodynamic farm with Box Scheme, field scale vegetables and local breeds. Woodlands offers school visits and residents for practicing artists. For more information on this farm, please visit www.woodlandsfarm.co.uk

Attendance is free but advanced booking is absolutely essential. We will send out directions prior to the walk.



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