Tree Planting

Come and join us for a tree planting session to create a shelterbelt at our Farm campus!

Key Information

Date: Saturday 23rd April 2022

Time: 10am – 3pm

Location: Our campus is a car-free site, and we encourage participants to meet at Talgarth carpark (LD3 0PG) at 10am to walk up to the campus together, ready to begin at 11am. This is a moderate uphill walk of 35-40 minutes.

To bring: You should wear suitable, weather-dependent PPE including gloves and good, sturdy boots if possible. If you have a spade, please bring this too!

Please bring a water bottle and a packed lunch for a picnic at the farm. Tea and coffee facilities available.

Who will I learn from?

Jed Needs

Jed is a tutor on our Coppicing and Greenwood Trades NVQ. He is also chair of the Talgarth Community Woodland Group and a Director of The Green Valleys CIC.

Richard Luff

Richard is former Director of the National Forest Gardening Scheme and coordinator of Oxfordshire Trees Collaborate. His life work is now focused on well-being in nature, through involvement in green social organisations and green issue campaigning/activist groups.

How much does it cost?

This is a community day course and is free to all. We also have an option to donate to Black Mountains College. Any donation is greatly appreciated and will help us to run more courses in future!

Please note that spaces on this course are limited. We operate on a first-come, first-serve basis.


This course is rated as 2 (some access) on our scale of accessibility.

Read more about our accessibility policy and our T&C’s on our Eventbrite page.


Go to top