Environment Stewardship Schemes

Set aside

Fields left fallow with no spraying and only occasional topping, therefore creating an ideal environment for wildlife.

Barn owl at dusk flying over the set aside
Barn owl at dusk flying over the set aside

Shallow scoop

A very shallow pond in a wet area that has already encouraged snipe and lapwings to nest in the area.

Shallow scoop to encourage wildlife
Shallow scoop to encourage wildlife

Extensive Replanting Of Hedging

Replanting of traditional hedges to bring back diversity.

Hedge Replanting

A New Wood

Four Ashes has planted a new wood with a mix of native trees.

Planting a new wood
The newly planted wood

Replanting Of Old Orchards

Replanting the orchards