young people are engaged in looking after the
animals and their welfare, whilst ensuring the land
is maintained and developed.
There are many other opportunities such as dry stone
walling, crop/plant growth and poly - tunnels. All
work is accredited with Open College Network, OCR
NVQs and Youth Train.
The farm has an excellent history of engaging
socially excluded young people, those excluded from
school, at risk of offending and those who may
choose it as a career path.
PRISM CITY FARM OPEN DAY ::
Thursday 28th April 2011 - 10.30am ‘til 3pm
The opening of our new Small Animal
House, Duck Pond and ‘Local Foods’ Farm Shop was a
Visitors saw all our large farm animals,
and new arrivals including
reptiles, aviary birds and
and had family fun at our free
sideshows and games. They learnt about growing and eating
healthy seasonal produce in our
poly-tunnels and Local Foods
shop, as well as finding out how
community groups can join in with
the farm’s work.
Day was also be a chance to talk to staff, students
and volunteers about the health and wellbeing
benefits that can be achieved by volunteering with
our Breathing Spaces or Local Foods projects.
Call 01274 543500 for more information or click
here to see the leaflet
OFFICIAL OPENING -
The Official Opening took place on
Friday, 19 June 2009 and PRISM was delighted that
Bradford's Lord Mayor, Cllr. John D Godward
was able to be present, along with many other guests
The Yorkshire Post covered the event -
see the article here.