Category Archives: Sustainability

Carving out the future for Wildlife Where you Live

Our Big Lottery funded ‘Wildlife Where You Live’ project reaches its grand finale in 2013, but there is still plenty to get involved in. Our 12 communities clocked up an impressive 25 nature activities in Autumn,  from a fungal forays and bat evenings, to nature-themed bench carving workshops at Denmark Farm. We have an exciting … Continue reading Carving out the future for Wildlife Where you Live »

Biomass is best for Denmark Farm

We’ve spent the last few weeks eagerly awaiting a ‘green’ roof for our new self-catering eco holiday accommodation. Unfortunately the weather has got the upper hand once again, temporarily delaying this important phase of the build. However, another exciting and major landmark has been reached this week with the commissioning our new biomass boiler heating system. … Continue reading Biomass is best for Denmark Farm »

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’ »