Farm & wildlife day

You can visit other areas of the farm on our Farm & Wildlife Day on Sunday 2nd July 2017:

  • Circular walks on the farm from 8am—5pm taking you to hill-top views, organic and conventional crops, farm animals and flower-rich meadows. Do these at your own pace and choose how far you go
  • Guided walks: the PROVISIONAL programme is as follows:
    • Farmland birds — 8-10am; led by Edward Cross
    • Flower pick picnic —bring a picnic and take away a handful of wild flowers— 11am – 1pm; led by Susan Cross & Peter Phillipson
    • Grasshoppers and crickets – 1.30-3.30pm;  led by Nick Owens, an expert on these insects and author of ‘The Bees of Norfolk’ (to be published in May 2017)
    • Wetland plants – possibly looking at orchids and our work to encourage back pondweeds – 4-5pm
  • There will be light refreshments and hopefully one or two other things going on – full details will be available here from March 1st
  • Venue: Abbey Farm, Abbey Road, Flitcham, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6BT (OS ref TF73532661)
Identifying bees and wasps
Farm & Wildlife Day 2014 – identifying bees and wasps
Hill-top path

Farm & Wildlife Day hill-top path