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Our Farms Farm Walks - September 2024 - Glyn Arthur Farms

Overview

Cost: Free

As part of a unique series of 15 farm walks, Sarah Hammond and family welcomes you to the Farming Connect Our Farms Network open day at Glyn Arthur Farms, to see and hear more about the on-farm trials they are undertaking as part of the network.

During the farm walk, expert speakers will demonstrate and discuss the on-farm trials on-going at Glyn Arthur and the following topics will be covered:

  • Improving flock performance through regular body condition scoring and tackling common sheep health issues with vet Joseph Angell, Wern Vets
  • Developing a Woodland Management plan with woodland specialist officer Geraint Jones, Farming Connect
  • Identifying mud snail habitats using an environmental DNA test to combat liver fluke with Dr Rhys Aled Jones, Aberystwyth University
  • What can be found within our grassland habitats with biodiversity specialist Lynfa Davies, Farming Connect

About Glyn Arthur Farms:

Located in Llandyrnog, Denbighshire ,Glyn Arthur Farms is a 160-ha farm

The farm holds 650 Cheviot x Texel x Welsh Mountain Ewes with 200 replacement ewe lambs.

As part of the Our Farms Network, Glyn Arthur Farms are focusing on:

  • Assessing general health and mineral status of the ewes to promote flock productivity and optimise performance.
  • Managing the 7.44 ha mixed conifer plantations (larch, Douglas fir and other species) and other areas of alder carr, ancient semi-natural woodland, historic parkland priority habitat and numerous mature lone broadleaf trees, mainly oak, beech, ash & sycamore.

There will also be an opportunity to catch-up with industry stakeholders and see demonstrations of various technologies related to the project work on various stalls.

Refreshments will be provided following the farm walk.

Booking is not essential but encouraged for catering purposes.

Warm welcome to all and we look forward to seeing you at Glyn Arthur Farms.

To book your place for this event, register below or contact Huw Davies: huw.davies@menterabusnes.co.uk / 07896 996 841

*Please ensure that you complete all steps in the process from 1 to 4 in order to complete your booking. You will see a "Thank you" message once all steps have been completed.*

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Dates and venues

26 September 2024, 16:00 - 19:00
Glyn Arthur Farms, Llandyrnog, LL16 4NB

Cost: Free

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