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Course
Rural, Urban
From: City & Guilds NPTC

Level 2 Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Hedge Trimmers

Training course on operating either hand-held or tractor-mounted hedge trimming tools safely

May require purchase
Practical learning
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Audience level: Professional
Guide
Rural

Hedgerow management and wildlife

A review of research on the effects of hedgerow management and adjacent land on biodiversity

Comprehensive update of MAFF report 1995 which reviewed the relationship between hedgerow management and wildlife

Free
Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Video
Garden, Urban
From: RHS

How to plant hedges

How to plant hedges

Instructional video on how to plant hedges

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Informational & practical learning
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Audience level: General
Video
Rural
From: ExeterCollegeBTEC

The Art of Devon Hedge Laying

The Art of Devon Hedge Laying

Video demonstrating the Devon style of hedge laying

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Course
Rural, Urban
From: UKRS

Tractor Mounted Hedge Cutting

Training course on operating tractor-mounted hedge trimming tools safely

Unknown if purchase required
Practical learning
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Audience level: Professional
Guide
Garden

Best hedges for wildlife

Advice on managing garden hedges for wildlife

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Video
Garden, Urban
From: Ben & Lois Orford

How to Lay a Hedge

How to Lay a Hedge

Instructional video on how to create a natural hedge or fence

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Informational & practical learning
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Audience level: General
Video
Rural
From: Ministry of Agriculture

Hedging

Hedging

Instructional video showing how to lay a hedge

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Course
Rural, Urban
From: UKRS

Hedge Cutter – Handheld

Practical training course teaching the basic skills for operating a handheld hedge cutter

Unknown if purchase required
Practical learning
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Audience level: Professional
Guide
Rural
From: Zenodo

Productive hedges: Guidance on bringing Britain’s hedges back into the farm business

How to make the most of hedgerows and bring them back into the farm business

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Informational learning
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Audience level: Professional