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Below are some of the most common questions the we are asked when undertaking school visits with the National Farmers Union trailer.

1. What time do you get up?

1. 6.AM
2. Do you have any breakfast in the morning? 2. Yes, After I have milked the cows and fed everything.
3. What animals do you have? 3. Cows, Youngstock and Pigs.
4 What do you feed your animals? 4. Silage, Corn, grass, Hay, Straw, and Bought in feed.
5. Do you drink the cows milk? 5. Yes
6. What is your favorite animal on the farm? 6. My personal favorites are the cows.
7. Have you got any household pets? 7. Yes, two dogs, one cat, one pony and 3 goldfish
8. Do your animals wake you up in the night? 8. Yes they sometimes do.
9. Do you enjoy looking after animals? 9. Yes
10. What was the first animal you had? 10. A Cow
11. Did you train at collage to be a farmer or did you go straight into it?
11. One year full time and 5 years day release.
12. How old were you when you first started farming? 12. When I first learned to walk.
13. Why did you become a farmer?
13. It's in my blood and I find it enjoyable.
14. Do you think you will always be a farmer in the future? 14. Yes
15. If you could turn back time would you still be a farmer? 15. Yes
16. Do you use machinery or do you do everything by hand? 16. Mostly I use machinery but there is a lot of manual work
17. Does altering the clocks help you? 17. Yes
18. Do you get much spare time?If so,what do you like to do in your spare time? 18. Some, If I can I like shooting.
19. Do you go on holiday ?If so who looks after the farm? 19. Yes, then my father in law (Who is a retired farmer) will look after the farm while we are away.
20. Are you vegetarian? 20. No.
21. What time do you go to bed? 21. Usually between 11pm and midnight.

If you have any questions that you would like to ask please feel free to contact me.


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