Getting a feel for farming

Kids Country delivers exceptional, hands-on learning experiences for children based around food, farming and the countryside.

Discover how we can provide fun and innovative ways to stimulate Key Stage 1 and 2 children here.

 

Move closer to the countryside

Our aim is to educate future generations on the importance of farming, food production, and the countryside.

Find out more about Kids Country and the East of England Agricultural Society.

Unforgettable learning

Food and Farming Day is an interactive learning event that teaches children where food comes from, and the importance of agriculture and the countryside.

Get details of how you can be part of Food & Farming Day.

Cook up a classroom treat

Learn about the journey your breakfast takes from farm to fork, and get involved in hands-on activities that tell you more about the most important meal of the day.

Find out more about our Breakfast Week event.

Growing passion for food

“This event makes children curious about their food and where it comes from, and the learning continues long after we get back to school.”

Find out more about our Grow Your Own Potatoes event.

Understanding animal care

What do chicks eat? How many eggs can a hen lay? Do chickens fly? Can I have keep a chicken as a pet?

Find out more about our Happy Chicks event.

Happy Chicks and happy children in Peterborough!

Over 130 primary school children took part in this year’s Kid’s Country Happy Chicks Day, an annual event that this year saw three schools learning all about the science of eggs, chickens, ducks and the wider poultry world. In partnership with Peterborough-based …

Breakfast Week

Learn about the journey your breakfast takes from farm to fork, and understand more about the most important meal of the day through a wide range of hands-on activities. Get a tractor and trailer to visit your school and watch the children …