Exmoor Gorse and Scrub Management Workshop
Wednesday 8th June
10.30 am – 1.00 pm
An event requested by moorland managers, for moorland managers.
Exmoor Hill Farm Project and Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership have worked with farmers to set up a FREE workshop on this topic, to look at the practicalities of gorse and scrub management, and learn from each other about how best to deal with it.
The session will start near Brendon, Devon, with a visit to a site over-run with gorse, where the farmer is at a loss as to how best to tackle it.
We will then convene at the Staghunters Inn at Brendon for further debate, hearing from a range of people with different experiences including local estates, farmers, graziers, contractors, ENPA and Natural England. Our aim is for everyone to be able to take forward the best ideas and practical solutions shared on the day.
Please contact Exmoor Hill Farm Project to reserve your place.
Tel: 01643 841455. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This free event was made possible with money from the Heritage Lottery Fund, LEADER 4 Torridge and North Devon, and Western Somerset Local Action.
A detailed programme will be sent out in due course.
We very much hope you can join us.
Kate Harris Jason Ball
Exmoor Hill Farm Project Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership
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The Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership Scheme is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and our local partners and funders.
Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development 2007-2013: Europe investing in rural areas.