Plumpton College At Flimwell
Centre for Sustainable Food Farming and Forestry
Recognised by the EU as one of the best Leader+Projects in the South East.
And - Highly Commended Campaign to Protect Rural England Sussex, Countryside Award 2011

rural business training
rural skills
countryside management
computer training
butchery training
environment and grants
sheep and lambs
farming advice
farm animals
trug making
Plumpton College Main Campus website
Diary Dates 2016-2017
Plumpton College
at Flimwell
About Us
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Courses coming soon
Land - Legislative - Livestock
Woodland Management and Rural Skills
Part time courses at Main College, Plumpton
Full Plumpton College Flimwell Course List
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Butchery Courses
Butchery Testimonials
Forage Production
Marketing Your Meat
Countryside Skills
Sussex Breakfast
Advisory Visit
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Links to helpful organisations
Sell at Farmers Markets
For Sale & Wanted
Situations Vacant
Gift Ideas
Friends & Family Days
Rooms for Hire
Celebration Venue for Hire in Woodland setting
Sustainable Building
Living Classroom
Contact Details
Courses take place in Sussex
Flimwell TN5 7PR
Netherfield TN33 9QB
and TN33 9QL or
Plumpton BN7 3AE
Plumpton College at Flimwell
Centre for Sustainable Food Farming and Forestry

The Woodland Enterprise Centre
01580 879547

Plumpton College
Ditchling Road
Plumpton, Lewes
East Sussex. BN7 3AE
01273 890454

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Farming & Business Services - Training - Machinery & Inputs - Food and Health - Environment and Landscape - General Countryside and Equestrian

Plumpton College for all land based training , apprenticeships and work place learning. Plumpton College is a hobby site with over 500 articles about keeping chickens, ducks and geese. It has a number of useful resources including a chicken breeds section and a poultry disease and disorder section.
CEVAS. Countryside Educational Visits Accreditation Service. Access to farms for school children. Training for farmers who want to host farm visits. Contact Meg Hart 01494 562 716. Or Louisa Devismes at Plumpton College 01237 890454.

Slow Food and Salami Making
Courses for Artisans is a collaboration between Sapori e Saperi Adventures and Slow Food Warwickshire. Advanced Salami Course in Tuscany for pig breeders, butchers and chefs with hands-on sessions with Italian butchers. Bread and olive oil tasting courses are under development. For more information contact Heather at Salami in Italy or view course details at

Where can we go. Days out for all the family. Please follow this link Britain's What's On Events Guide
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Farming & Business Services

Supplier of wooden greenhousesideal for allotments and home growing of organic produce for sustainable living. We also sell propagators, watering equipment and insulation for temperature sensitive produce. Please visit our website Greenhouse

Soil Association Organic producer services and organic certification.

The Phone Co-op
Belongs to its members, who are all users of our service. Membership is open to all our customers - all you need do is open a share account with us and invest the minimum of £1.00

The Country Land and Business Association our membership encompasses the full diversity of land, property and business and it is this experience and expertise which enables us to fight hard for a thriving rural economy.

WoodNet, Woodlands Enterprise Centre Local timber sustainably produced in South East England.

Allotment Vegetable Growing Allotment diaries, photographs, advice about growing vegetables, fruits and herbs with a forum for chatting on the plot.

SCATS Countrystores is committed to providing for the needs of the rural community, as well as those that aspire to a country lifestyle. Whether you've got acres of land or a window box, a herd of cattle or a single dog, you can find what you're looking for at any one of our stores across the South of England. Please visit our website SCATS Countrystores

Environment and Landscape advertises jobs, courses and events in teh environmental sector including conservation, ecology, organics, food and farming.

Ecosys is an award winning environmental consultancy, established in 1998. We provide a comprehensive range of services to business and local authorities. Our experienced team has helped over 2,000 businesses to cut costs and improve environmental performance.

High Weald AONB Unit A strategic and specialist team that furthers understanding of the area, advises on its management and enables action to conserve it.
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Food and Health
Action in Rural Sussex - AirS
For information on Farmers Markets in East Sussex and sourcing local produce.
Common Cause
Partner in The Netherfield Centre and local food in public sector catering programme.
For local produce Find Local Produce

Machinery & Inputs

Horse Riding Keep safe with off road riding join TROT tollrides off road trust for riding in the countryside and forestry. visit

If you are a landbased organisation and would like to join this links page, please email us at
Free Farming For Sale and Wanted
with your details.
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