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News — Forest Floor

Massive Ash tree Regeneration

Ash Regeneration Forest Floor Industrial logging Oak small scale forestry

When conditions are right the forest looks after itself. One of a foresters jobs is to make sure the balances are kept in check.   Among other things at the moment I'm trying to sort out a particularly dense patch of regenerated Ash trees that decided that they like growing with Oak. They have grown from seed from old hedge Ash trees that existed while the land was still in pasture. This is a great and a positive thing in relation to the forest floor but this patch is so dense I have to intervene or else some of the...

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Indian Summer Forest Mushrooms!

Autumn Forest Floor Indian Summer Mushrooms

Sun at Last!!! The seasons are all a bit late this year with 19 degrees and a balmy breeze on the 28th Sept.. The apples, pears and berries are not yet ripe but the sun is starting to bring in the season of mellow fruitfulness. Some things have started though.

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