Anyone growing up in and around the Dorset area will be familiar with the magic of Farmer Palmers Farm Park, which has hosted so many eager families, so it’s a real treat to sit down with the family behind the legendary local landmark.
Evolving from a farm to a farm park is a shift that helped put Farmer Palmers on the map, and there’s an illustrious history behind the land inherited by David Palmer and run by Sandra Palmer-Snellin with her brother Phillip.
Being a farmer takes an unparalleled ability to be a master of many professions, and as a farm park they’ve overcome massive hardship from COVID-19 to Foot & Mouth disease and so much in between. Find out on this episode how David, Sandra and Phillip passionately crafted their loving farm and successful attraction.
This episode covers:
The often overlooked dangers of farmingHow farmers have to become multidisciplinary mastersHaving an almost telepathic connection working with family towards the same goalFarmer Palmers’ biggest hurdles throughout its historyThe hilarious stories that could have changed the course of the business entirelyLinks and references at: https://lizleanpr.co.uk/podcast-runs-in-the-family/