We believe children should have a clear understanding of how food is produced, and a positive impression of British farming. That’s why we’ve partnered with the British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) to offer a compelling education programme, encompassing evidence-based resources and training for teachers across the UK

Download the full AHDB 2018-2021 education strategy for more information on our education work.

Get involved

As part of our education work we also offer resources for use outside of schools. Maybe you have a school visit planned or a school coming to you?

If you would like posters or resources for use on your farm, complete our order form.

Current education programmes

Food: a Fact of Life

Promoting knowledge and skills about where food comes from, cooking and healthy eating, this programme is specifically for teachers of 3-16 year olds. 

Run in partnership with the BNF, the programme provides curriculum relevant resources and teacher training covering all sectors.

Visit the new Food: a Fact of Life website



Grow Your Own Potatoes

Delivered in partnership with the industry, Grow Your Own Potatoes is a hands-on growing project.

Designed for primary aged children, it educates them about how potatoes grow and their role within a healthy balanced diet. 


For more information, visit the Grow Your Own Potatoes website


Industry collaboration

We actively work to avoid duplication by complementing not competing with, or replicating existing initiatives.

Existing education providers we work alongside include: