Come and explore a fascinating underwater world this autumn – there are still places available on our “Pond and Stream Invertebrates” course with Phil Ward from 14 – 16 October. Pond at Denmark Farm Conservation Centre (photo: Ross Hoddinott 2020VISION) Also available, ‘Introduction to Permaculture’ 21 – 23 Oct with Dr Angie Polkey. Or how about … Continue reading Creatures from the Deep
The capacity of natural processes to renew and clean water is amazing. Soil filters water on its way to wells and springs. Plants and microorganisms act as a biological purifier. At Denmark Farm Conservation Centre, we are harnessing these natural attributes to create a Wetland Ecosystem Treatment (WET) System, in anticipation of increased sewerage loads … Continue reading Things can only get wetter!
The gorgeous glistening berries of Guelder Rose have been used by various cultures to make flavourings, jellies, desserts and even spirit! You can learn how to become a wild food forager on our September course (see http://www.shared-earth-trust.org.uk/en/train02.htm ) Guelder rose berries:
The Denmark Farm Conservation Centre Autumn Training Programme is packed full of exciting workshops for all interests. Whether you want to extend your knowledge of conservation and species identification or learn a new sustainable craft you will find something for you. There’s even a ‘Wild in the Woods’ event for kids at half term too. … Continue reading Want to learn new skills this autumn?