Biodiversity Notes

Every month Henry Edmunds contributes to a features and technical news sheet that is produced by the Organic Milk suppliers Co-operative Ltd. (OMSCo)

Henry's articles entitled ' A walk on the wild side' address topical and seasonal issues affecting farming in general and look at the wild life that can be seen on the estate and the work that is done to protect vulnerable species and promote biodiversity. 

Click on the links below to download or read the 2016 articles:

Lapwings - Protecting nest sites & chicks       Common Curlew          Cowslips & Dukes

 Arable Plants & Farmland Birds      Thoughts on the Future of Farming     

Tree for every Season             Meadow Pippits             Yellow Wagtails

A season of Mist & Mellow fruitfulness                  Helping breeding Lapwings

Click on the links below to download or read the 2017 articles:

Managing the folded Flock      Swallows       Sainfoin      The Swift        Miscellanea

Lapwings & Corn Buntings        Lapwings & Peregrine Falcon        Lucerne

Amphibians & Dew Ponds       A Future for British Farming?

Click on the links below to download or read the 2018 & 2019 articles: 

2018:  Winter.   Spring   Seed Conference - May   

2019:  Yellow neck mice.       Spring tidings        Biodiversity notes.     Sutton Yard conference

            Autumn thoughts        Winter begins.      Holly & Ivy