‘Bauernhoftour 2013’: Dora, Nick Jr. Take Kids on Guided Farm Tour

by Christin Sander, Viacom International Media Networks
    Nick Jr. brought kids to ‘Pinke Panke’ – a small farm yard in the German capital Berlin – where they got the chance to explore and experience nature and farm life.

Nick Jr. brought kids to ‘Pinke Panke’ – a small farm yard in the German capital Berlin – where they got the chance to explore and experience nature and farm life.

Living in a metropolis like Berlin can be monotonous for kids sometimes – free-living animals, wildflowers, herbs and whatever nature offers are rarely seen. For that reason, Nick Jr. and the team at the ‘Pinke Panke’ farm invited children from 3 to 6 years of age to the farm yard to learn about the environment and all its facets.

During a farm tour, guided by Dora the Explorer herself, the little ones got to see chickens, donkeys, sheep and many other animals that they could actually pet. The experts from ‘Pinke Panke’ also explained to the kids where popular breakfast eggs and ‘oh so loved’ milk come from, why a cow has patches and what a pig eats. The highlight for the kids, grown-ups and even Axel Schulz (a German ex-boxer and actor): the feeding of the animals. But a farm does not only house animals; the kids also discovered and even harvested lots of plants, vegetables and herbs. Read More