Woodlands and Conservation Group

 


Every Wednesday over Autumn we will  meet at 10am at the greenwood workshop in the farmyard to do a workday activities ranging from path clearance to tree surveying. Please bring suitable outdoor clothing, all tools supplied. If you miss us in the morning there will be a map in the workshop of where we are for the day.

Free.


On Sunday all year round, we are mostly adding value to materials using green woodworking methods. Come and help make a gate for Ffarm Moelyci or get instruction for your own project.

Located at the greenwoodworking workshop in the farm yard, just up the road from the shop. anytime between 10am and 3pm.

Free for members of the group or £5 per session suggested donation.


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Lewis came and helped out for the week at Ffarm Moelyci, sampling all the departments. Here he is clearing shrubs from the old Moelyci archeological gateway site.


Click below to see a video of Mike scything Bracken

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Hugh and Mike half way through a wall of Himilayan balsam near the river.

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 Irene, Justine and Blanca adding value to pieces of Ash.

Mike demonstrating hurdle making with some recently coppiced willow

Mike demonstrating hurdle making with some recently coppiced willow.

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Glenn has a look at the 2nd of a possible set of 3 mallets made by Justine.

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Mike coppicing some Hazel for use as hurdles later in the year.

The bird hide that was built by Mike Bithall and volunteers without funding, was lost to freak winds end of 2015.



  • We meet at the Greenwood workshop in the farmyard 10am Wed and Sun.
  • Please bring appropriate clothing and footwear for outdoor work.
  • Tools and safety equipment provided.

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