Restoring Meadows at Brockhampton

08Jun2018

Meadow restoration from garden to landscape scale - a chance to hear Peter Clay explain the practicalities of meadow restoration and creation using a range of techniques and machinery

From 12.00 until 15.00

At Brockhampton Cottage, Brockhampton, Herefordshire, HR1 4TQ courtesy of Peter Clay. Grid Ref SO 598315

Wildflower meadows have been established at Brockhampton Cottage in the last five years with different experimental techniques. These range from using Peter Tierney's pedestrian equipment to Mark Wood and neighbouring farmers' equipment,  herbicides and yellow rattle. This event is for those who are considering enhancing, restoring or creating wildflower meadows and is a wonderful opportunity to hear about the process first hand and see the fabulous results.

Sloping land with grass paths and some steps. Stout shoes required. Light refreshments during the walk.

Prompt start at 12.00

Please book through Herefordshire Rural Hub

Email: bookings@herefordshireruralhub.co.uk

or telephone 01432 353465

for more information contact Caroline Hanks: Tel 07779 080940 / 01981 251016

caroline.hanks@farming4wildlife.co.uk