cattle on Stelling Minnis Common

 

Stelling Minnis Common - Grazing by Cattle

Links:  Minnis Managers

 

The cattle are currently in area 5

The cattle returned to area 5 on 9th May.

They moved to area 4 on 24th May.

They moved to area 3 on 7th June

They moved to area 1 on 20th June

They moved to area 2 on 13th July.

They moved to area the extended area 5 on 26th July

They moved to area 4 on 17th August

They moved to area 3 on 27th August

They moved to area 1 on 3rd September

They moved to area 2 on 10th September

They moved to area 5 on 18th September

They are expected to leave the Common around 30th September

© Crown copyright and database rights 2017 Ordnance Survey licence number 100051856 

In 2018 the areas to be grazed by cattle will be revised, as shown on the map below

© Crown copyright and database rights 2017 Ordnance Survey licence number 100051856 

A random sample of the advisory signs designed by Children from Stelling Minnis CEP School.
Signs will be placed around the area being grazed.
 
There are other signs - just talk a walk on the common to see them all. The imgaination of Chilren is excellent, as is the quality of ther artwork.

 

 

Cattle wear radio collars, which pick up a signal from cables buried on the compartment boundaries, and give an audible warning when the cattle get too close to the boundaries.
   
   
   

 

 The content of this page is not the direct responsibility of Stelling Minnis Parish Council.

Page designed and produced for Stelling Minnis Parish Council by Nick Smith  -  5 May 2017

Revised 19 September 2018

Web site url and hosting facilities kindly donated by Simon Wood of Terabyte Computing Ltd