Stelling Minnis Common - Grazing by Cattle

Links:  Minnis Managers


2024 Movements

Cattle returned to the common in area 5 (Mid June)


2023 movements

Cattle have now been returned to the farm and are off the common.

Cattle moved to area 4 on 18 September

Cattle moved to Area 5 on 31 August 2023

Cattle moved to Southern area (Minnis Lane) - not shown on plan below on 10th August

Cattle moved to area 1 on  11th July

Cattle moved to area 3 on 29th June

Cattle moved to area 4 on 12th  June

Cattle returned to the Minnis on Friday 19th May to area 5




 

Note: The invisible fencing layout is under revision, the plan below will be replaced when an updated version has been received from the Managers of Stelling Minnis Common.

Changes include enlarged areas, extension South to Minnis Lane and North to just into the woods; the rings now overlap over the walkking route.

Further extension Southwards frlom areas 1 & 2 to Minnis Lane





Invisible fencing plan

Crown copyright and database rights 2017 Ordnance Survey licence number 100051856 

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

In 2021 new area 6 was added Between Areas 1 & 2 and  Minnis Lane

Crown copyright and database rights 2017 Ordnance Survey licence number 100051856

2021 movements


The cattle were removed from the Minnis on 30th October.

The cattle were moved to new area 6

(Interpetation board to Minnis Lane, Pony Cart Lane & Bossingham Road)

on 26th October

The cattle were moved to area 5 on 18 October

The cattle weremoved to area 2 on 12 October

The cattle were moved to area 4 on 2nd October

The cattle were moved to area 3 on 24 September

The cattle were moved to area 1 on 12 September

The cattle were moved to area 5 on 15th August

The cattle were moved to area 3 on 9th August

The cattle were moved to area 4 on 2nd August

The cattle were moved to area 2 on 26th July

The cattle were moved to area 1 on 7th July

The cattle were moved to area 3 on 22nd June

The cattle were moved to area 4 on 12nd June

The cattle arrived on the Minnis in the extended area 5 - 25th May


2020 movements  

The cattle left the common on 30th September
The cattle were moved to area 1 on 25th September
The cattle were moved to area 2 on 19th September
The cattle were moved to area 5 on 2nd September
The cattle were moved to area 1 on 31st August
The cattle were moved to area 3 on 24th August
The cattle were moved to area 4 on 17th August
The cattle were moved to area 5 on 31st July
The cattle were moved to area 2 on 24th July
The cattle were moved to area 1 on 15th July
The cattle were moved to area 3 on 10th July 2020
The cattle were moved to area 4 on 1st July 2020
The cattle were moved to area 5 on 9th June
The cattle were moved to area 2 on 3rd June
The cattle were moved to area 1 on 20th May
The cattle were moved to area 3 on 12th May
The cattle arrived on the Minnis in area 4 (see map below) - 5th May


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Revised 15 June 2024

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