Local Agriculture

Higher Level Stewardship marks 10,000th agreement

Higher Level Stewardship agreements have reached a landmark 10,000, in the same year that marked 25 years of agri-environment schemes.

"I'm very proud of the amount of old hedges we have already re-laid and restored. It is wonderful to see the large flocks of migrant fieldfares and redwings feeding on the hedges in the winter."Tedney Farm's John Walker.