Sporting Shooter - - Conservation -

LOCATION: Mid­loth­ian TYPE OF FARM­ING: Mixed arable, beef and sheep ACREAGE: 2,500 AMOUNT IN CON­SER­VA­TION: 7% FUND­ING GRANTS: None

CON­SER­VA­TION MEA­SURES: Mo­saic crop­ping, hedgerow main­te­nance, 3m grass mar­gin, 4m wild bird cover, wood­land man­age­ment, hedge and tree plant­ing, fenc­ing, pre­da­tion con­trol, win­ter feed­ing, over­win­ter stub­bles, feed­ers, cor­ru­gated iron shel­ters, five-acre plots of cover crops and bee­tle banks.


Grey par­tridge Yel­lowham­mer Tree spar­row Lap­wing Song thrush Tawny owl Brown hare

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