Farm Walk: Penyrallt Home Farm, Carmarthenshire

08 August 2013 16:30 - 08 August 2013 19:30

David and Jinsy Robinson, Penyrallt Home Farm, Pentrecwrt, Llandysul, Carmarthenshire, SA44 5DW

Farm Background: Penyrallt Home Farm is a traditional family-run mixed farm of approximately 140 acres. We have a dairy herd of British Friesians & Ayrshires, Hereford Cross Friesian Beef animals and Suffolk Cross sheep.  We have 20 acres of mixed woodland which is managed sustainably for timber production &  processing on the farm.  The farm has been run organically since 1997 and is involved in a Welsh Assembly environmental scheme  We also run a holiday cottage. For more information, please visit www.penyrallt.co.uk and http://farmlifeinwales.blogspot.com.

16:30pm - Arrival with refreshments
17:00 - Farmer/Grower host will provide and overview of the holding and what to expect to see on the walk.
17:15 – 19:15 approximately – Farm Walk
19:15 – Departure

Book your place(s)
Attendance is free but advanced booking is absolutely essential. We will send out directions prior to the walk.

 



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