News

We’re opening soon, with new friends…and a fun fair!

On Sunday April 7th, Farmtastic will be throwing open the gates, ready to welcome you and your family. Young ones and the young-at-heart will love their encounters with our friendly creatures — so get your phone or camera ready to capture some magic moments. In addition to our usual animals, we have some beautiful calves… read more

More Rare Breeds Join Us at Farmtastic

Although we’re not quite ready to open yet (it’s still too wet underfoot), we thought you’d like to know about some new additions to the Farmtatsic family. Firstly, as if chipmunks aren’t already cute enough, we have two baby chipmunks scampering about. Next, adding to our group feathered friends, we have five Blue Laced Andalusian… read more

New arrivals update

Just to let you know, we’re happy to announce that we have some new friends on the farm. We’ve added: a gang of terrific turkeys a gaggle of gregarious geese a brace of dapper ducks The ducks include two special and rare breeds: Orpington ducks are noted for being calm and very friendly and so… read more

Update: Joey says hello; baby goat news

A quick update from us. On Saturday, we had our first glimpse of the new baby wallaby. The little joey popped up to say hello from mum’s pouch before disappearing back into the warmth. Today, we got another look at him…and he got a look at us. In other news, one of our baby goats… read more

New Kids on the Block: Say Hello to Our Baby Goats

So how did you celebrate your New Year? Here at Farmtastic, ours started with a happy event: two new baby goats arrived on the scene! Both are doing well, and as you can see, they’re super-cute. If the weather is kind to us, we’ll be open at February Half-Term, so you’ll be able to see… read more

Say hello to our new baby llama

Farmtastic had a nice surprise last week when our llama gave birth to a gorgeous baby: We’re not sure if it’s a he or a she just yet, but either way the baby is a woolly cutie! So why not come along and say hello? See our opening times for details.       Thanks

We welcome a new baby llama! Plus summer holiday news!

On early Tuesday morning, Farmtastic had a new delivery — a brand new baby llama! Mother and baby are both doing well. The young ‘un is super-adorable…all wool and lanky legs. Come along and see her soon, along with all the other furry and feathery friends. Quick fact to annoy your friends with: the proper… read more

Spring update

Here’s our super-quick news round-up: Drying out nicely… It may be tempting the gods to say this, but the ground has dried out quite a lot following the recent good weather. Wellies are no longer obligatory. However, until we can get the heavy roller on the walkways, they’re a bit uneven. Suitable footwear will be… read more

Preparing for petting: say hello to our new animals this Bank Holiday!

After that horrible weather at Easter kept us closed, Farmtastic is finally ready to open this Bank Holiday weekend. And we’ve got a bleating, moo-ing, baa-ing, squawking bunch of new arrivals. Our new friends include: bottle-feeding calves bottle-feeding lambs bottle-feeding baby pygmy goats a new parrot three baby chipmunks, 5 weeks old young chicks They’re… read more