Short Property Description
‘Cowsnest’ is a community farm, conservation area & wildlife refuge. Cowsnest was founded 1975 by a group of young people who wanted to create a place where people could come and live close to nature.
The farm is a refuge for both people and animals. There are several occupied houses on the 830 acre property. There are milking & beef cows, pigs, ducks, gardens, orchards, chickens, preserving room and a wildlife sanctuary.
Organic/Biological methods we use
During 45 years no chemical have been used on Cowsnest. Different gardening methods have been used, mainly Biodynamic. Today we’re not strictly following one method