Hedges are a vital habitat on farmland, providing a food source for many animals, places to breed, overwinter and act as wildlife corridors through our landscape.

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Buff-tailed Bumblebee on Blackthorn © Ruth Wilson Flowering hedgerow © Neil Foulkes


Learn more about the benefits of hedges from a Tipperary farmer, Sean O’Farrell