Seasonal Diary

Countryside Stewardship Blocks

(December 11, 2009)
Here is an example of a small corner of a field, difficult to cultivate, which is in the Countryside Stewardship Scheme.  A wide variety of wildlife is encouraged in this area of the farm.  An gnarled old willow tree provides habitat for insects and birds.
stewardship block
There are many more areas on the farm to encourage birds containing Sunflowers, Phacelia, and Quinoa,

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