Y S T R A D

o r g a n i c   f a r m

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organic, conservation farming means ...

WENSLEYDALE LONGWOOL SHEEP - in white and black, for lustrous fleece and fine mutton

HILL RADNOR SHEEP - for  fleece and flavoursome hogget

IRISH MOILED CATTLE - for slow maturing, pasture-fed beef

HABITATS - restoring traditional hedgerows, woodlands and waterways, and creating new habitats

BEES - producing wildflower honey from our apiaries on the farm and along the Cothi Valley

SOILS and PASTURE - healthy, productive soils from our own farmyard manure, and permanent, traditional pasture, locking in carbon and mitigating climate change

SOIL ASSOCIATION CERTIFICATI0N - farming to the highest animal welfare standards and without the use of chemical fertilisers or herbicides

PEOPLE - hosting volunteers through our membership of WWOOF

RARE BREEDS - rearing traditional, native breeds of sheep and cattle