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Spring Arrivals

We are delighted to welcome this years spring cohort of nature conservation trainees, who arrived at Lower Sharpham Farm at the beginning of this month! Over the upcoming weeks they will be gaining valuable knowledge and skills in nature conservation. They have already been getting stuck in to practical conservation work, attending their first field […]

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A Day on Dartmoor

Dartmoor National Park is located in Devon and is home to wild open moorlands, winding river valleys and mystical forests, containing habitats of national and international importance for species diversity. As part of the 12 week nature conservation experience, our trainees get the chance to visit the National Park to learn more about this unqiue […]

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Tales from the Volunteers; CARE – an EVS project

EVS (European Voluntary Service) is funded by the ERASMUS+ programme of European Commission, to give young people aged between 17 and 30 the chance to volunteer abroad. Ambios Ltd is accredited by the British Council to send and receive volunteers from Europe through this scheme, giving people the unique opportunity to live and learn at […]

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Lower Sharpham Farm Market Stall

Freddie Raeyen is one of our nature conservation trainees, who has been with us from July 2017. One of his responsibilities at the farm includes running our market stall in Totnes Market Square every Friday. Here Freddie shares what the market stall is all about, along with his own personal anecdotes and highlights… The Market […]

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Working with United Response

Ambios is proud to work with United Response, a charity which supports adults with learning difficulties. Around 50 people with mild learning difficulties come to the farm every week, to help carry out the day to day farm tasks which include feeding and caring for the animals, moving livestock and tendering our organic vegetable garden. […]

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12 Week Trainees Arrive at Lower Sharpham Farm

Welcome to our first blog post of 2018! We are very excited to have a new cohort of 12 week nature conservation trainees with us, and look forward to sharing their experiences and stories from the farm with you. MEET THE NEW TRAINEES! Sandra Faulhaber (Germany, top-left) Hello everybody! My name is Sandra and I […]

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