Visit our educational farm in Ille-et-Villaine

Are you looking for a fun and educational natural animation for your class? Choose to visit our educational farm in Ille-et-Vilaine. We welcome groups and families in Chartres de Bretagne located just 10 minutes away from Rennes. For a total immersion, we also offer mini camps and pony trainings. To learn more, contact our educational and discovery farm.

 

Milk production

Moulin du Bois’ educational farm allows you to spend a morning where you will :

  • Discover milking and hygiene processes
  • Learn what happens to the milk after the milking
  • Know more about the storage
  • See how butter is made

We will also talk about dairy cows’ feed depending on the season :

  • The discovery of the components of a balanced diet
  • The seasonality of this activity
  • Pastures during spring/summer
  • Trough feeding during autumn/winter

Encounter farm animals

We organize farm’s visit in an educational goal following schools programs and family wishes. Children will be able to discover barnyard animals, rabbits, goats, pigs, ponies and donkeys : discover their habitat and feed, their farm life and breeding.

Discover the vegetable garden

Throughout the seasons, discover our educational farm’s vegetable garden: carrots, leeks, pees, green beans. The is something for every taste.


School groups

Children are taken care of by farmers and animators. Visits are offered for an entire day (don’t forget your picnic) or half a day and are adapted upon the grade level (from pre-school to junior high).

Family visits

We welcome you from Monday to Sunday for all your family outings. We also provide you with birthday parties. Treat your kids with an unforgettable day at the farm.

 

Our new path on biodiversity

Discover biodiversity through our path marked with fun-educational panels showing the interest of blue weft green weft respect.

Principle : each family will be given a backpack equipped with clues to answers the different enigmas located on each panel.

This discovery path, to enjoy with your family, is included in the afternoon at the farm package.