‹ Back

Oregon Tilth: Kingsclere Estates Changes its Approach

Oregon Tilth feature with Tim May, Kingsclere Estates

"Rolling hills, neatly trimmed hedges, magnificent old trees on lush pastures dotted with grazing sheep and cattle — the landscape around the village of Kingsclere, some 60 miles west of London, doesn’t just look like the picture on an old-fashioned cookie tin; it’s also the backdrop to Richard Adams’ rabbit saga, Watership Down. Tim May, who manages the 2,500 acre Kingsclere Estate, takes a more sober look at the land…

[…] ‘We were fixing the same problems over and over again. Why were we fighting this bad ground instead of just putting it into grass?’”

Read this article on Oregon Tilth - Kingsclere Estates Changes its Approach