Mosaic Education

In light of the ever-changing situation regarding the Covid-19 outbreak and according to government advice, we have limited educational visits to our farms. Please read below for opening date information.

Learning with the CRT

Education is at the heart of the CRT. We are passionate about providing young people with learning experiences that reconnect them with nature and foster a life-long relationship with our wonderful countryside. Mosaic is the education branch of The Countryside Restoration Trust. Our dedicated team focus on farming and wildlife education. Please read on to find out more.

What is Mosaic?

Mosaic is the outdoor learning programme from CRT. Helping children piece together the farming and wildlife mosaic. 

Mosaic offers a wide range of food, farming and wildlife themed activities on working farms. Our objective is to nuture an understanding of conservation and lasting appreciation of the countryside. Aimed at primary school aged children and Scouting Adventure Groups, the programmes have been devised to align with national curriculum objectives for Reception, Key Stages 1 & 2 and to attain Scouting Activity badges.

We welcome school groups of up to 30 pupils and Beaver Colonies and Cub Packs

Each Mosaic accredited farm offers its own unique learning journey and provides an enriching and memorable visit experience.

Why choose Mosaic?

We offer quality school visits that immerse children in a farming and wildlife learning adventure within stunning scenery. We provide:

  • Inspiring R, KS1 and KS2 learning from March to October.
  • Highly skilled staff who expertly deliver engaging, hands-on activities covering a wide range of curriculum areas.
  • A safe, stimulating environment for children to develop their knowledge and investigation skills.
  • A full day from 10 am-2:15 pm
  • Sensibly priced at £8 per child (minimum £150 for a day)
  • To get the most out of the day we take a maximum 30 children

For Activity Badge inspired programmes designed Beaver Colonies and Cub Packs click here.

Our Farms

Jessica Jersey Pierrepont Education

Pierrepont Farm
Frensham, Surrey

Pierrepont Farm is a dairy farm boasting an award-winning pedigree herd of Jersey cows and a state of the art dairy, complete with robot milking parlour. In addition to extensive pasture, the farm is home to a thriving wildlife pond and extensive wooded area.

We are excited to be launching Mosaic here in September 2021.  Watch this space for updates and how to book! Pierrepont Farm will be the flagship Mosaic site.

Mayfields Farm
Foulsham, Norfolk

Mayfields is a 40-acre smallholding home to an array of animals, including sheep, goats, horses, sheepdogs, guinea pigs and a tortoise, to name but a few. The farm also benefits from a small wooded area, two ponds, a raised bird hide, plus a red squirrel breeding enclosure.

We are making some fantastic changes ot the farm and look forward to launching the Mosaic programme in Norfolk in 2022.

Turnastone Court Farm
Vowchurch, Herefordshire

Albie the Apple Mosaic Education

Turnastone Court Farm is a rural idyll with breath-taking views at every turn. The farm is home to a flock of Texel sheep and a herd of Hereford cows who graze over 200 acres of
  permanent pasture.

A large orchard showcasing an abundance of fruit varieties is nestled next to a beautiful education lodge. The lodge courtyard houses an impressive kitchen garden brimming with fruits, vegetables and herbs.

We are looking forward to launching the Mosaic programme in Herefordshire in 2022.