Coppice Silviculture Course (five day course)

Coppice Silviculture Course (five day course) This course is designed to give, Forestry Students, Foresters, Woodland managers, Woodland owners and all people with an interest in Broadleaf Woodlands, an opportunity to gain practical experience in Traditional woodland management systems. The course covers in depth, The health and safety of the site, restoration of coppice (understory) habitats,…

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Charcoal Production (Weekend Course)

Charcoal Production (Weekend Course) A weekend course in the woods, were participants gain practical experience in all aspects of Charcoal production. Material from managed woodland areas are processed in steel ring kilns. Learn about ; Site management, health and safety, safe transportation of materials to process area, safe handling, storage and moisture content of material,…

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Riven Ash Gate Hurdles

Riven Ash Gate Hurdles were used for folding sheep and pigs, in 1730 Viscount “turnip” Townshend devised the Norfolk four course rotation (barley, turnips, clover and wheat) a system that allowed farmers to feed their stock through the winter, also improving the health of their stock and increasing the fertility and condition of their land. Stock…

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