Herbal Leys, Permanent Pastures and Meadows


Opportunities for reducing feed costs in a conservation focussed business model

From 4.00 pm until 6.00 pm

At Conygree Farm, Aldsworth, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 3PW, courtesy of Jonty and Mel Brunyee

The visit to Conygree Farm (see www.conygreefarm.co.uk) on the National Trust’s Sherborne Park Estate will focus on herb rich ley management, the practicalities/economics of an organic pasture fed (100% grass fed) system, flower rich grassland and field margin creation.  Jonty and Mel will also show you their small herd of Traditional Hereford cattle and Cotswold sheep.  BBQ to follow from 6.00 – 7.30 pm

 Free coach travel from Burnt House Grain Store, Old Gore, near Ross on Wye HR9 7QW (parking courtesy of Peter Clay Farms) see grain store map

 Coach Departing 2.30 pm

 Returning 9.00 pm 

 Please mention when booking

  • how many seats required on coach
  • if you’re making your own way there

Booking through Herefordshire Rural Hub

Email: bookings@herefordshireruralhub.co.uk

or telephone 01432 353465

Enquiries to Caroline Hanks     caroline.hanks@farming4wildlife.co.uk   07779 080940