NFU Mutual Charitable Trust

NFU Mutual Charitable TrustThe NFU Mutual Charitable Trust is generously supporting the work of the FACE regional team.

FACE has regional education co-ordinators in England and Wales.  They work closely with teachers, farmers and all those involved in providing children with food and farming opportunities. Their work includes:

•    Networking with teachers to increase awareness of the importance and value of teaching about food, farming and the countryside
•    Offering professional development for teachers
•    Helping schools directly to incorporate food and farming into the curriculum

•    Increasing an understanding of the role farmers can play in inspiring children about food and farming
•    Offering accredited training and seminars to increase farmer knowledge and skills
•    Working with farmers to host educational visits

•    Working with others in the sector to provide collaborative experiences e.g. at shows and events


Here is an example of the work of one of the regional team