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'It's fantastic to reconnect people with the countryside'

Farmers across the Midlands have thrown open their doors to the public today.

It is part of Open Farm Sunday, an annual event giving people the chance to find out where their food comes from and the challenges facing the industry today.

Farmer's daughter Kate Spence says the number of people that do not know a loaf of bread 'starts off in a field' and hopes today's open day teaches the origin of food to visitors At Great Wood Farm in Grantham.

Farmers open their doors to the public for one day

Farmers hope the open day will show the public how farming has changed over the years

Farmers across their Midlands have thrown open their doors to the public today.

Open Farm Sunday is a chance for people of all ages to find out where their food comes from

It is part of Open Farm Sunday, an annual event, giving people the chance to find out where their food comes from, how farming has changed, and the challenges facing the industry today. One farm popular with visitors today was Great Wood Farm in Grantham in Lincolnshire.

In the drivers seat at Great Wood Farm in Grantham in Lincolnshire

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