Arable Plant ID and Management Workshop – Cornwall
Find out about arable plants in Cornwall and how farmland can be managed for them.
Arable plants are the fastest declining group of plants in the countryside, but they can have enormous benefits for farmland wildlife. This afternoon workshop focuses on how to identify some of the plants and what management can be put in place. There will be a walk around the National Trust owned Pentire Head to see the rare, and common, arable plants,and to discuss management and strategies for dealing with weeds that may become problems.
This workshop is for farmers, land managers,farm contractors, farm advisers and agronomists.
These workshops are being run by Dr Phil Wilson and Pete Thompson from the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust.
Perceval Institute, Menefreda Way, Saint Minver, Wadebridge PL27 6QJ, UK