Archive Article: 1999/06/18

18 June 1999

Childs play… kids from a Nottingham inner city school get a flavour of what agricultures all about on a trip to Mark and Claire Spencers Spring Lane Farm. "Wheres the soil?" asked one little boy – not realising he was standing on it. Such visits are part of the Young Farmers Clubs campaign to Put The Young Back Into Farming. "We have just a few rules when they come to Spring Lane Farm," explains Mark. "One of them is that hands get dirty – the kids and teachers love it."

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