Glow-worms

Glow-worms By Joseph Attfield, Farm Wilder Farm Wilder founder Tim Martin spent the morning in a Forestry England woodland, photographing and filming rare butterflies and managed to snap the elusive Pearl-bordered fritillary which can be seen throughout this blog. During his shoot, Tim also spotted a glow-worm feeding on a snail! The glow-worm is not…

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Silvopasture at Elston Farm

silvopasture

Silvopasture at Elston Farm What is silvopasture? Silvo-pasture, also known as wood-pasture, is the combination of grazed grassland and trees in the same field or space. This system can increase the overall productivity of the land area by producing both the grazing and the products from the trees; such as nuts, fruit, wood, extra livestock…

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