Where does food come from?

Plant or animal?

Do you know which food comes from a plant and which food comes from an animal?

Videos: Farming

See how crops and animals are farmed in the UK.

Teachers' Guide

This is the main guide for Food and farming for children aged 5-8 years.

Videos: Cool creations

See how to make some recipes that do not need any cooking.

Where do my meals come from? (5-8 years)

Do you know where the food in your meals comes from?

Key Fact 1

All food comes from plants or animals.

Key Fact 2

Food has to be farmed, caught or grown at home.

Videos: Hot and happening

See how to cook delicious hot meals.

Farm to fork challenge (5-8 years)

Do you know what happens to your food from the farm to your fork?

Key Fact 3

Food is changed from farm to fork.

Videos: Brilliant baking

See how to bake a range of recipes.

Cool creations

Non-cook recipes for the primary school classroom.

Hot and happening

Recipes that involve the use of the grill or hob.

Brilliant baking

Baking recipe for the primary classroom.

From farm to fork!

This board game is designed to help children understand where their food comes from.

Where does food come from?