Author: Jan Martin

About Jan Martin

Ecologist and trustee of Denmark Farm... I teach there too sometimes!

Connecting through craft and cake

Some months ago I announced the launch of Craft and Cake: an initiative to raise funds for Denmark Farm. A group of us meet regularly to get creative, making beautiful objects to raffle off later this year. So far our endeavours have focused on knitting and crochet and we have had donations of yarn as well as … Continue reading Connecting through craft and cake »

All things are connected: our new community craft project

Are you feeling crafty? If you are, our new project All things are connected just might appeal to you. Over the next few months we’re aiming to get creative and produce several community “works of craft” to raffle off in the autumn and raise funds to support our conservation work here at Denmark Farm. We … Continue reading All things are connected: our new community craft project »

Wild weather and woodland wobbles

Wednesday 12 February brought hurricane-force winds to Wales, with gusts exceeding 100mph recorded. After a long run of wet weather leading to saturated ground, it was not surprising, therefore, that many trees could not withstand the battering. Denmark Farm was no exception. On site we have many trees of different ages, including some that have … Continue reading Wild weather and woodland wobbles »