Land-Based Studies

Subject Overview

Land-Based Studies are delivered at Apperknowle Farm which is our working farm located in the beautiful village of Apperknowle, Dronfield.


Apperknowle Farm produces meat, fruit, vegetables and flowers for The Archer public house and our bistro at Eckington.


Working at the farm is very practical and always working to industry standard using the latest techniques. Land-Based Studies include areas of Horticulture,  Agriculture, Conservation and Floristry.


All tasks are real, engaging but also contributing to the running of our working farm site. Tasks build learners communication, confidence, independence and physical ability.


Qualifications offered on this subject


Skills for Working Life

Entry 2 - Level 2