Themes: Mowing

Flora locale training and other events

Creating and managing wild flower meadows for pollinatorsWed 28 June 2017,Morpeth, Northumberland
Scything and grassland managementThu 15 June 2017,Bath, Avon
Seed collecting and use for restoration and re-introductionWed 19 July 2017,Wakehurst Place , Sussex

If you would like to suggest a new training event for this topic then please let us know.

Flora locale publications, guidance & documents on this website

Enhancing the floral diversity of semi-improved grassland Advisory Note   (Flora locale, 2005) Printed copies available (email info@floralocale.org)
Grassland management for birds   Various links and resources including RSPB publications
Hay meadows   (Sue Everett for Flora locale, 2006)
Restoring wildflower grasslands in Wales Advisory Note   (Flora locale, 2007) Printed copies available (email info@floralocale.org)

If you have a suggestion for a document or guide that would be useful for this topic then please let us know.

Case Studies on Flora locale's website

Wakefield Tree Wardens Voluntary GroupWild Flower Plug Plant Project with community involvement
Hurst Water Meadow, Berkshireexternal web site Flower-rich meadow restoration
Our Green SpaceImproving management of rural greenspace

If you are aware of a project that would be a good Case Study for this topic then please let us know.

Hay crop removal in urban locations (Woodland Trust)
Hand baling grass in a churchyard Video on YouTube (Caring for God's Acre)
The Hay Cycle  Shows how the basic nutrient and hydrology cycle operates on floodplain meadows
Cutting times on floodplain meadows on the Floodplain Meadows website

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