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Garden, Rural

Devon Hedge Group

Protecting and promoting Devon's world-class hedges

Provides guidance and training from experts on hedge management and influences policy and funding to benefit hedges

Free
Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Website
Rural

Devon Rural Skills Trust

Promoting and training rural skills

To run rural skill-based courses (including hedgelaying, coppicing) and a training scheme to promote rural skills

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Video
Rural
From: UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology

Improving hedgerow management

Jo Staley from the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology discusses why hedgerow management is important and when is the best time to cut a hedge.

Jo Staley from the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology discusses why hedgerow management is important and when is the best time to cut a…

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learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Video
Rural
From: PTESwildlifevideos

Hedgerow management, “A Cut above the Rest”, Part 1

Hedgerow management, "A Cut above the Rest", Part 1

Informational video to help us keep our rich hedgerow heritage healthy and relevant to the modern world

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General
Podcast
Urban
From: The Tree Council

Life On The Hedge – Secrets of The City

Want a career in nature but don’t know where to start? The Life On The Hedge podcast is for you.

Hedgerows can play a huge part in keeping our towns and cities bursting with wildlife, whilst helping our physical and mental health too

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Informational learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Course
Rural
From: UKRS

Coppicing and/or Hedgelaying

Practical training course that teaches the traditional method of hedge coppicing and/or laying using a variety of hand tools

Unknown if purchase required
Practical learning
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Audience level: Professional
Course
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: DRST

DRST Course calendar

A list of rural skills courses run by Devon Rural Skills Trust

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Practical learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Course
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: Hedges & Hurdles

Hedgelaying Training Course

A coppicing and hedgelaying training course

Unknown if purchase required
Practical learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Course
Garden, Rural, Urban
From: CJS - Countryside Jobs Service

Training Directory: Practical Countryside Skills Short Courses

Training section on short and long courses, distance learning and training providers

Training directory of practical countryside skills - short courses

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Practical learning
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Audience level: GeneralProfessional
Book - Paperback
Rural
From: Oliver Rackham

Trees and Woodland in the British Landscape

The classic beguiling history of Britain's trees, woods and hedgerows

A historical account of trees and woodland in Britain, including hedgerows

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Informational learning
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Audience level: General