Monthly Archives: June 2014

Guest blog: Peter Thompson on Wine, Orchids and an Ancient Barn

This blog originally appeared on freshfromthefield.blogspot.co.uk and Peter has kindly given us permission to reproduce it here. A great part of my job is the wonderful places that I get to see! One day I will be on a small mixed

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Guest Blog: Lucy McRobert – Give doves a chance

A version of this blog first appeared on www.talkonthewildside.co.uk and Lucy has kindly given permission for it’s use here. Five gold rings; four calling birds; three French hens; two… Two what? Isn’t that scary – by the time I have

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Simon’s Blog: Bunting Elysian Fields

This Week I have slept under the stars on a farm, done various bird surveys, been shouting at people (politely!) on a tractor trailer circuit looking for farm wildlife, chatting to farmers at Cereals event and consumers at BBC Gardeners

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Congratulations to the winners of our Pensthorpe competition!

Congratulations to Leona Day, Daniel Gaunt, Annabel Finchman, Oli Marshall and Paula Marriott – you’ve won our Pensthorpe competition! Your family tickets to Pensthorpe Natural Park are on the way and we hope you enjoy your time at the reserve.

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Simon’s Blog: A Fair to Nature Friend

It’s Mike Dilger from the TV, who presents on all things nature! he’s also a friend to Fair to Nature and will be presenting to you soon on habitats and wildlife to be found on our farms. Mike has seen the

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