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Rural
From: FWAG East

Are You Hedging Your Best? You’d be a fool not to!

Are you Hedging Your Best? These days you’d be a fool not to! #hedgeyourbest To contact your local FWAG Group visit: www.fwag.org.uk/contact

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Rural
From: FWAG East

Are you Hedging Your Best? No more excuses!

Are you Hedging your Best? No more excuses for poor hedge management! #hedgeyourbest Contact your local FWAG Group: www.fwag.org.uk/contact

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Rural
From: FWAG East

Hedge Your Best

In our short film marking National Hedgerow Week 2024, hedge-conscious farmers explore the best ways to make their hedgerows work for the farm business, delivering…

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Rural

Healthy Hedges Trimming Guide

Trimming hedges keeps them healthy with thick new growth and no gaps

A straightforward no nonsense single-sided guidance note on hedge trimming for farmers and contractors developed by Simeon Day (FWAGSW) with help from hedge group members.

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Garden
From: Gardens Illustrated

How to lay a hedge

Practical step-by-step guide explaining the traditional ways to lay a hedge

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Rural
From: RicktheRecorder

Hedge laying – tackling a long-neglected hedge

Hedge laying - tackling a long-neglected hedge

Video showing a hedgelayer laying a neglected hedge

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Rural
From: Farmers Weekly

How to establish, manage and rejuvenate hedgerows

The top management tips for creating and maintaining a healthy hedge, as told by a countryside management advisory service

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Rural
From: Natural England

Countryside Stewardship

BN5: Hedgerow Laying

Government guide to the eligibility and requirements for the hedgerow laying item

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Rural
From: Farm Wildlife

Hedges

What, why and how?

Web-article on the benefits of effective hedgerow management

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Rural
From: National Trust

All you ever wanted to know about hedge laying

Web-article describing what hedge laying is and some of the traditional styles of laying a hedge

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