Woodland Shelter Belt

The 3ha woodland shelter belt to the north of the farm was established in 2014. It helps protect against prevailing winds, and is also a great sequester of carbon and a wildlife habitat. 

 

Planted with the help of The Woodland Trust it comprises a mix of native shrubs and trees including field maple, lime, hazel, blackthorn, hawthorn, beech, guelder , wayfaring tree, spindle, rowan, crab apple, wild pear, dogwood, bird cherry and wild cherry.