Thinking “farm diversification” and #socialfarming as value-added activity for different farms in the future.

Did you know that today in other EU countries, social farming is seen as an example, not just of farm diversification, but of “multifunctionality”.

That is, whilst farming is primarily about food production, the very act of farming also brings about other positive side effects and rewards.

Having people in mental health recovery enjoy the social farm here at Blissberry and our countryside through the SoFAB pilot would be a positive example.

Multifunctionality is the broader picture whereby farming has multiple functions, rather than just food production.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s