LOCAL FARM SUPPORT GROUPS :
Click on each group for details. Contact organiser for dates and times.

Support Groups are designed for farmers using homeopathy to network with other farmers in their area, increase their learning, and gain experience and confidence.

Each 3 hour session follows a theme (eg lameness, respiratory problems, fertility etc) with time for questions and case studies. Cost £15 on the day.

  • Open to all HAWL farmers (Non HAWL farmers are welcome to attend on the understanding that we cannot bring people up to speed if they have not completed the course)
  • Please bring your own refreshments
  • NO DOGS please
To view full details of each group, simply click on the + sign 

 

12 – 3pm

Venue
Oakwood Veterinary Centre, Babbinswood Farm, Whittington, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4PF

Teacher
Barbara Jones MRCVS
Organiser: Katie Talbot  RSVP ktotst@hotmail.com 01691 679699
Although it’s fine to come along on the day, if you know you can make it please RSVP

Directions: Sign for Oakwood Veterinary Centre is high up on wall. Please park in farmyard.

Venue
Smiling Tree Farm, Chapel Lawn, Bucknell, SY7 0BW

Time: 10am-1pm

Teacher
Barbara Jones MRCVS

Organiser: Meg Thorpe RSVP: megthorpe@btinternet.com 07943 046450

It’s fine to turn up on the day but if you know you can make it, please RSVP Meg so she has an idea of numbers.

Bio-Security: NO FARM FOOTWEAR, NO DOGS and NO SHOES INDOORS PLEASE

Directions: Search for ‘Smiling Tree Farm’ on GoogleMaps. Look for small purple sign at end of farm track. Go round sharp bend, to white gate on left with another purple sign (ignore earlier wooden gate or you’ll end up in our cattle shed!). Pass farm shop to oak barn behind the house – meeting room up the steps behind the small baler.

10am – 1pm

Venue
Forde Grange Farmhouse, Park Lane, Thorncombe, Chard, TA20 4NQ

Teacher
Peter Gregory MRCVS
Host: Jane Western
RSVP: gaandjw@gmail.com 07740775648
Although it’s fine to come along on the day, if you know you can make it please RSVP Jane so she has an idea of numbers.

Please arrive a little earlier to start on time!

Directions: Satnav may take you to the goat farm next door. You want Park Lane not Wheelhouse Lane.

11am – 2pm

Venue
Duchy Home Farm/Broadfield Farm, Tetbury, Glos GL8 8SE

Teacher
Chris Lees

RSVP: chris@hawl.co.uk
Although it’s fine to come along on the day, if you know you can make it please RSVP Chris so she has an idea of numbers.

Please arrive a little earlier to start on time!

Directions: The venue is where you attended the course. As you turn into Cherington Lane, IGNORE YOUR SATNAV and take the first left into Home Farm drive – park at the very end.
PLEASE DO NOT BLOCK ACCESS TO STABLES

BRING A MUG AND YOUR LUNCH.

11am-2pm

Venue: we use two so please RSVP the organiser to find out which
Either: Fosbury House, Wood Farm, Wroughton, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN4 9BZ
Or: Lotmead Farm, Wanborough, Swindon, SN4 0UY

Teacher: Jackie Pearce-Dickens LCPH
Organiser: Chris Gosling
RSVP: cgosling61@btinternet.com 07901 757768.
If you know you can make it please RSVP Chris so she has an idea of numbers.
Please bring something to share for lunch. This is a lovely friendly group and organiser Chris Gosling is a Buddy Farmer so knows her stuff!

Directions: Just off M4 and easy to find with Satnav although farm sign is not that obvious.

11am-2pm

Venue
Pantglas, Llanboidy, Whitland, Carmarthenshire, SA34 0EX

Teacher
Jackie Pearce-Dickens LCPH
Organiser:  Sally Wood
RSVP: sallyandgarry@btconnect.com 01691 679699
If you know you can make it, please RSVP Sally so she has an idea of numbers. Otherwise, just turn upon the day.

Directions: SatNav will take you to Quarry Farm. Ignore this and head UPHILL with Quarry Farm on your LEFT. (On a clear day you will see wind turbines – head for these.) At the top of the hill, entrance to Pantglas is tucked right in the corner on a sharp angled bend. Keep to main (middle) track. Park in yard in front of parlour. Farmhouse is down the VERY steep drive from the yard.

Time 6.45-9.45pm

Organiser – RSVP Lynnie Hutchison  iandlhutchison@talk21.com  01825 791539

Venue Brickpits Organic Farm, Ketches Lane, Sheffield Park, Uckfield, TN22 3RX
NB If using sat nav the postcode will put you up our neighbours drive in the middle of the farm, you need to go back to the road, down the hill and take the first driveway on the left, signed Brickpits Farm, drive up to the new build house and beyond is the yard where you can park,  Any worries give Lynnie a call 01825 791539

Teacher Chris Aukland MRCVS

Non HAWL Farmers very welcome to observe.

 

 

 

Daf, Garry & Sally in Kitchen

SEE INDIVIDUAL GROUPS FOR FULL INFORMATION

COST £15 – Pay on the day

Each group covers a stand-alone theme

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO HOST A MEETING YOURSELF, PLEASE CONTACT jackiepd@hawl.co.uk