Watch Green Hay Being Cut & Spread

Chris Sperring’s Video Guide

Conservation officer for the South West Chris Sperring shows how the green hay conservation strategy has been applied at Shapwick Moor Nature Reserve.

Cutting and harvesting the green hay

Delivering the green hay to Shapwick Moor Nature Reserve

Spreading the green hay to seed future generations of biodiversity-rich meadow

Chris shows how the green hay will transform the fields which used to be intensively farmed arable land.

The original seed gathering for Shapwick Moor