Welcome to the Wigfield Farm blog!

Welcome to the Wigfield Farm blog!

Wigfield Farm has a wide range of animals and is a platform for Land Based Industries courses at Barnsley College.

The farm is open for anyone to come and visit.

Wednesday, 20 February 2013

Childminder Season Ticket

Just to let people know...we now have a childminders Season Ticket available at the farm £20.00 and valid for one year [admits 1 adult and 3 concessions]. Proof is required on application. For more info: ring [01226] 216 474

Saturday, 2 February 2013

Calf playtime!

This is cuteness overload!!

This is our 2 week Highland Cow Calf playing a chasing game with another calf...they are so playful!

Friday, 1 February 2013

Calf naming competition! Can you think of a good name?

This is Ruth [our Farm Team Leader] and our beautiful Highland Cow calf who was born last Wednesday morning. We are currently running a calf naming competition on our 'Official Wigfield Farm' Facebook page. If you follow the link below, it will take you to our facebook page where you can suggest a name. The winner will receive a FREE family ticket to the farm....Good Luck! :)

Our famous owls! Kindly donated from Thurlstone Owl Sanctuary

This photo appeared in todays Barnsley Chronicle. It shows Gemma [our Farm Support Worker] and Tony the Tawny Owl. We have had several owls kindly donated by Thurlstone Owl Sanctuary.

Here is a few more pics taken of Gemma and Tony the Tawny Owl.