Author: Mara

About Mara

Facilities & Events Manager at Denmark Farm, often making the coffee and showing people where to park!

Treat yourself to a woodland work-out

It’s tempting to stay indoors at the moment, but if you wrap up warm you might just find that a day outdoors learning traditional woodland skills is a satisfying way to spend a few hours (and much nicer than a trip to the gym!). We have a number of woodland and hedge-laying workshops coming up … Continue reading Treat yourself to a woodland work-out »

Count down to a greener Christmas

As an antidote to some of the more commercial and not-so-green festive practices, we’d like to share with you our top 5 tips for a greener Christmas… 1) Shop with and support local businesses, producers and craftspeople. Pop into The People’s Market, held in Victoria Hall, Lampeter, on the 2nd and 4th Saturday every month, from … Continue reading Count down to a greener Christmas »

‘Exemplifying Environmental Sustainability’

This week we were pleased to hear that Denmark Farm Conservation Centre has been awarded a beautiful glass engraved acorn by Environment Wales. As part of their 20th Anniversary celebrations Environment Wales have selected 20 diverse Environment Wales projects to showcase their project to past and present members of Environment Wales, fellow registered projects, key stakeholders and decision … Continue reading ‘Exemplifying Environmental Sustainability’ »

Go Nuts for Dormice in Bont

Autumn has most definitely arrived. As we light our fires and prepare for  longer evenings and chilly mornings, spare a thought for those creatures who are making their own preparations to help them survive the colder months ahead. Dormouse have been feeding through Sept and Oct to gain enough fat reserves for their winter hibernation (they … Continue reading Go Nuts for Dormice in Bont »