A half-day on-farm meeting on how to site, establish and manage the crops and cover that get farmland birds and game through the winter ‘hungry gap’.
Farmer Robert Boyd-Howell will show us the HLS mixes, margins and field corners he has established to get his birds through the winter ‘hungry gap’ and help the farm’s shoot. Discussion of supplementary feeding at a crucial time of year for birds. With Peter Thompson of Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust, Charles Chantler of Natural England with the latest on the new Stewardship and Greening, and Kent CFE Coordinator Paul Cobb.
This is a free event. However, registration is essential to secure your place.