Norton Village Hall
Shropshire, TF11 9EQ
The 2017 Summer Meeting is an opportunity to review the meetings and projects that have been carried out over the past year at the Monitor Farm. As well as assessing and discussing the current crops, each stop on the farm tour will incorporate a topic addressed over the 2016/17 winter meeting programme.
Gardens in the Wild 2017 June 24th & 25th A two day festival set in the unique beauty of Herefordshire’s border country. Themes of the Festival The conflict between the natural and the contrived, control and freedom, wild beauty and containment. The dramatic landscape is borrowed in many gardens and has helped to make it one of the most romantic settings for visitors to enjoy. A particular theme this year is the search for the sublime. Festival site – Whitfield Estate,…
The Green Man Inn
Herefordshire, HR1 4PE
This launch event will provide an introduction to both the Monitor Farm programme and the two host farms.
This will then be followed by a panel session with the Monitor Farmers and NFU president, Meurig Raymond.
All are welcome.
Herefordshire, HR6 9HN
Moseley Common (now enclosed) is an SSSI on the Norman family farm. It is a 12 acre area of wet meadow and bog that has been known to naturalists since the C19.
Come and see the SSSI, collect some seed and help to spread in the ‘new field’. Also hear about a parallel Facilitation Fund project running on the Curl Brook that runs through the SSSI.
Tours depart at 4.00pm and 5.30 pm.