Tag Archive for past events

Grassland fungi and waxcaps – fully booked

Follow up from the walk Jo has provided the records of fungi we found and offered to identify any fungi you find on your farms and meadows. You can download our summary sheet about grassland fungi and Waxcaps ID with fungi identification, books, guides and articles includes a brand new book published by Monmouthshire Meadows.  The Plantlife Cymru Waxcap ID guide has a… Read more →

Water meadows in the Herefordshire landscape

Follow up from this event Useful information can be found by downloading a copy of the paper History of your farm by David Lovelace  A draft report for Historic England about other water meadow sites in Herefordshire together with maps and photographs is available by typing h2om.uk in your browser Ivingtonbury, Ivington, HR6 0JH (SO 475569) – courtesy of W S Layton… Read more →

Species rich grassland restoration

Follow up to the event  Good discussion down by the River Wye on 11 year old arable reversion field and field of permanent pasture next to it. Handout on points to consider when restoring species rich grassland  there are no precise recipes and the challenge at Fawley is how to make a suitable seed bed without disturbing the weed seed bank. … Read more →