one big ecosystem
Monday 10th May 2010
The natural world is one big ecosystem. At our sister farm in Devon, around 600 acres of rolling hills, meadows and pastures are suitable for vegetable production and get used in rotation, with about a third being used in any one year. The other two thirds get planted with a mixed grass and clover ley to build fertility in the soil.
The farm has always had a dairy herd, run by Oliver Watson, Guy