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Introduction to Coppicing, a Practical One Day Course

28 October, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm


Hands-on practical course, based within a coppice woodland on the outskirts of Callington. We will look at restoring a neglected and over stood coppice woodland. The course includes preparation of the work area, tool use and care, coppice restoration, working methods, material selection and storage. We will be discussing;
Developing a coppice rotation, Felling and processing, Understanding stool density, Layering & planting, Pest control, Coppicing for economic and wildlife benefit.
All tools, equipment, tea, coffee & biscuits provided.
Directions to woodland will be given when booking.
Phil Harwin – 07971 768147, greenwood.music.plus@gmail.com


28 October, 2017
9:30 am - 4:00 pm

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