Herefordshire Meadows Forum – Booking not yet open

Speakers confirmed so far include : Carbon, cows and calculators; digging deeper into the solutions – Becky Willson, Farm Carbon Cutting Toolkit.  Becky has been involved in applied research around resource management for the last 10 years, specialising in translating science into practical measures. The creator of the Farm Crap App, she is also a Nuffield scholar and is currently… Read more →

Wildflower grassland and meat boxes

Light refreshments on arrival – Please bring your own Mug Meet at Pentwyn Farm Reserve, Penallt, NP25 4SE Directions – Once in the village of Penallt, follow the signs for “The Inn at Penallt” pub, turning off at the War Memorial. Where the road forks, instead of turning right for the pub car park keep straight on the track that… Read more →

Rapid method grassland assessment

Rapid-method grassland assessment training with Stuart Hedley plus Sue Holland and Peter Garner. A session for not quite beginners and improvers to brush up broad leaved plant ID skills in the field and to master a simple rapid monitoring technique for 2019 survey. When booking please tell us your current skill level (a) complete beginner (b) can ID some plants… Read more →

Big Farmland Bird Count

Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust’s Big Farmland Bird Count takes place in February every year. You can do the short 30 minute count yourself or if the “little brown jobs” are too confusing then why not team up with a more experienced birder near you?  Over 50 Herefordshire farmers took part last year and we hope to increase the number… Read more →