Willow Cultivation and Management

Specialist
Summary information

Join us for a Willow Cultivation and Management course based on our Wetland Ecosystem Treatment (WET) System at Denmark Farm.

- Find out how the willow is cultivated and coppiced in order to keep the willow beds healthy and promote optimum growth
- Learn the traditional way that willow is sorted into lengths for weaving
- Discover the best conditions for willow to be planted for growing your own at home

During the morning session will be covering all the above points. After lunch we will continue with some willow coppicing to give you some practice cutting and grading the harvest. If you would like to stay on for the full day the morning workshop can be discounted by £10.

Please bring waterproof clothing and wellies. All tools will be provided.

Booking and further information
Telephone number: 
01570 493358
Contact address: 
Betws Bledrws, Lampeter, SA48 8PB
Cost: 
£45 for morning only (10am-1pm) / £35 for the full day
Contact name: 
Mara Morris
Dates and times
More dates and times information: 
Course commences at 10.00am and finishes at 4.30pm
5 February 2022
Teachers
Justine Burgess
Venue information
Betws Bledrws
Lampeter
SA48 8PB
United Kingdom
Apprentice Teachers
Teacher apprentices: 
No apprentice teacher places available on this course.

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