William Powell Country

Game Keeping

  1. Game Crops 2012

    Article written by James Chapel MRICS 09 August 2012

    2012 has certainly been a year to test those farmers and contractors growing game cover up and down the country. The heavy rain has washed away much of the Nitrogen and in many cases poor rooting has prevented crops from Read the Rest…

  2. Pushing the Boundaries for Game

    Article written by Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust 10 July 2012

    The Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust is challenging lowland shoots to sample its unique new advice package, which by combining research with practical advice guarantees to increase the survival and breeding success of wild pheasants and partridges as well as Read the Rest…

  3. Game Covers: the Year of the Pest?

    Article written by James Chapel MRICS 09 July 2012

    The extraordinary weather in recent weeks has had far reaching consequences for all farmers but for any shoot manager/agricultural contractor or game keeper this is a crucial time in the development of the majority of game cover crops. During the Read the Rest…

  4. Game Keeping; From Classroom to Field

    Article written by Chris Powell 06 July 2012

    I can still remember clearly that the letter had said “registration 10am sharp” yet there  we were at 9.30am, sat in the car, still an hour away from the college waiting for my old man to pick up his winnings Read the Rest…