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Haytime Appeal 2013

Fabulous 🙂

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Learn to Scythe, August in the Yorkshire Dales!

Please see attached event on August 10/11th. A two-day course covering all you need to know on how to set up, use and maintain a scythe, enabling you to efficiently mow your garden, allotment, orchard or meadow. The focus is … Continue reading

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Sward! Leader Project evaluation

I came across this and it reminded me how much fun this Leader project was! Knee deep in snow and ice, there is nothing like some Meadow Madness and Mayhem to bring a smile to your face. Get a copy … Continue reading

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Learning from the Burren, talk tonight in Settle!!

“A reminder that Dr Sharon Parr from the Burren Farm Conservation Programme is presenting to Craven Conservation Group on Monday 25 March. Please do come along and support this mammoth effort to get to us in this weather – it … Continue reading

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Lad: A Yorkshire Story on tour in MARCH

The opening tour of the much awaited film shot in Settle and the surrounding area of the Yorkshire Dales with many local faces and scenery you will recognise. Directed by Austwick born Dan Hartley of Rogue Runner productions and brought … Continue reading

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Learning from the Burren November 2012 Study Tour with the Yorkshire Dales LAG

PDF below, (around 2MB) Learning from the Burren Study Tour, views from the Yorkshire Dales Local Action Group. Learning_from _the_Burren_v1.01 This is not available in hardcopy yet. If you would like to order a hardcopy, please email rima.berry@ydmt.org

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Learning from the Burren – chance to hear the inside story

Craven Conservation group have invited Sharon Parr, from the Burren Farming for Conservation Programme to Settle this March. More on their events here Monday 25th March 19.30hrs Farm Conservation in the Burren Illustrated presentation by Sharon Parr of the Burren … Continue reading

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LEADER links with Republic of Ireland

Encouraged by Leader principles to link up with other LEADER areas across the European Union, the Yorkshire Dales LEADER Local Action Group has been working with the Burren Farming for Conservation Programme, Co Clare, to explore areas of mutual interest … Continue reading

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Campaign launched to raise awareness of benefits of collaboration within farming community

New research has been published that finds an increasing number of farmers want to work more collaboratively with community groups and local businesses but need support to overcome the perceived barriers. see here for full details http://www.makinglocalfoodwork.co.uk/news/news.cfm/newsid/222

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Photography workshops with Steve Finch!

Spend a day with a professional photographer Sat 23 June, Askrigg Sun 9 Sept, Hawes 10am – 4.30pm Ideal for digital SLR users wishing to progress from the automatic setting. Learn theory and techniques, put them into practice photographing wildflowers … Continue reading

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