Monthly Archives: June 2016

Coenagrion puella

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Happy Bee

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Forest Bug

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Bee on an old leaf

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Invasive Plants and Conservation Cattle

I’ve been busy for a couple of weeks removing thistle, ragwort and other invasive plants from the northern pastures, with help from our rare breed marsh cattle. Heavy rain storms have encouraged the marsh vegetation to grow particularly vigorously, especially … Continue reading

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The sweet, heady smell of honeysuckle blooms is wafting through Hoo Wood morning and evening. I have to say that no other scent has such an instantaneously positive influence on my mood. The feeling of euphoria honeysuckle fragrance creates within me is short … Continue reading

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