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Loughries Primary School, Newtownards
Parent Information Sessions on Friday 24th August: P7 9am, P5/6 9:30am, P3/4 10am and P2 10:30am. | Term begins on Tuesday 28th August. School ends at 12noon all week. Breakfast Club begins at 8:15am on Tuesday 28th August.
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Visit to the farm

8th Feb 2018

P1/2 visited Mr Lyttle's farm today. We learnt how leeks are grown from tiny seeds to how they end in up in the supermarkets. Mrs Lyttle talked about all the different jobs involved in growing leeks; selling the uniforms, driving the tractors, harvesting the crops, cleaning the leeks and packaging them. We got to visit the pack house and see the men at work. Then, Mrs Lyttle made us leek and potato soup to try. We enjoyed it with some bread. We even got leeks and the recipe for the soup to take home.