Tag Archives: Ferryside

Coppicing work March 2014

A burst of activity after this winter’s hard  rain (going to fall!) Even our barrow in the woods filled up. A rogue flock of sheep had come into the district having escaped from some poorly fenced land two miles away. On … Continue reading

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January 2014 -On the road again!

Following  festive frolics at Tycanol over Xmas and New Year we are back to the serious stuff. Coppicing and preparing for Spring 2014. The wild weather  resulted in a few issues for Coed Panteg woodland. As Martin remarked last year … Continue reading

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Back on the hill after what seems an age. The woodland looks so soft and mellow Lots to do on the hill but still time to have a look round and enjoy the sights and sounds. The stream has silted … Continue reading

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Coed Panteg Open Day Sunday 25th August

Coed Panteg Woodland Co-op are holding their annual open day this Sunday the 25th August between 2 and 5 pm. Come and see what’s happening down in the woods and meet up with coop members and friends. A lot of … Continue reading

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Rainy day in the Woods

Team 157 battled on in poor weather to complete the bridge over the stream and to create two large 6ft compost storage bins. The bridge has stone piers and a load of stony gravel anchoring it in place. Should be … Continue reading

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Foxy day

First of May and things are hotting up  in our Forest garden . Pitched up yesterday ready to eat my sandwiches and looked out up the hill. A flash of red  and I spied a fox sitting there casually watching … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air

 April  16th. Out planting our potatoes , garlic and onions in our garden strip yesterday. Blazing sun and the air filled with the sounds of birds. Buzzard and kite wheeled overhead and a raucous jay popped in but best of … Continue reading

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