Tag Archives: Wilden Marsh Nature Reserve

When You Are A Rare Breed Cow

Life can be so stressful for a rare breed cow at Wilden Marsh Nature Reserve.

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Jill and her Calf Jess

This is Jill and her calf, Jess. Jess is almost as big as her mother now and she is still suckling, The image shows Jess moving her head just in time to miss a colossal kick from her mother.   … Continue reading

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There is still time to OBJECT to the Proposed Development of the Lagoon Field alongside Wilden Marsh

Walking through a sunny Falling Sands Nature Area this morning, I looked up at the new houses along the top of the high Lower Stour Valley bank and realised what a marvellous view some of the residents have of Wilden Marsh. I am thankful that the River … Continue reading

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Proposed Development of the Lagoon Field alongside Wilden Marsh

I’ve just read consultation documents and the local planning review relating to the proposed development of the former Lagoon Field (Settling Ponds) alongside Wilden Lane and Wilden Marsh. It’s proposed that the site be developed for either a) industrial or b) residential use, depleting existing resources … Continue reading

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Tyson in the Comfrey

   

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Falling Sands Nature Area Second Grazing

I moved the herd from the south to north marsh on 1st July (last Saturday), and it went like clockwork. Today the plan was to move it the short distance into the new Falling Sands Nature Area to give it a second grazing, and the process was a nightmare. … Continue reading

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Summer Rotation

  It’s 1st July and time to move the herd from the south to north marsh. The video follows the cattle on their mile long journey from the south marsh entrance section to the north marsh and Hoo Wood Pasture.

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