PARTRIDGE

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Dutch demonstration sites visited by groups from Belgium and Limburg

Thursday, April 19, 2018
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FREEZING cold temperatures did not stop 16 people from the Interreg project Grenspark Groot Saeftinghe visiting the PARTRIDGE demo site ‘Burgh-Sluis’ in mid-March.

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New hedgerow planted at Scottish PARTRIDGE demonstration site

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
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Hedgerows are widely recognised as being of vital importance to farmland wildlife, and rightly so. They provide valuable shelter throughout the year, cover for all sorts of wildlife to breed in and an…

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Farmers discuss sowing methods in Belgian pub

Friday, April 13, 2018
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Belgian farmers gather to prepare the sowing of PARTRIDGE flower blocks.

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The importance of PARTRIDGE with the current decline in farmland birds across Europe

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
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The results from recent bird-monitoring studies carried out by France’s National Museum of Natural History (MNHN) and the National Centre for Scientific Research reveal that the country’s bird populat…

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PARTRIDGE project appears at top agricultural conference in Brussels

Monday, April 9, 2018
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The NSR Interreg PARTRIDGE project recently appeared at the FFA 2018 (Forum for the Future of Agriculture) conference in Brussels.

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PARTRIDGE on national radio and television in The Netherlands

Friday, April 6, 2018
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One of the targets within the Interreg-project PARTRIDGE is to demonstrate good practices of agro- environmental measures. The project wants to show the general public and policy makers that AES can b…

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Neue Blühflächen durch Informationsveranstaltung zum Rebhuhnschutz

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
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Anfang 2017 hat Dr. Eckhard Gottschalk auf einem Informationsabend für Landwirte in Goslar die Agrarumweltmaßnahme “Strukturreicher Blühstreifen” vorgestellt.

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Winter feeding important for farmland wildlife

Thursday, February 22, 2018
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Supplementary feeding during the winter months is a key part of the PARTRIDGE project. It is particularly important during the winter months when food is scare and the temperature drops.

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Farmer Cluster group in Germany given tips on ways to conserve grey partridge

Wednesday, February 21, 2018
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At the beginning of 2017, Eckhard Gottschalk (PARTRIDGE coordinating partner for Germany) attended a farmer meeting in Goslar (Lower Saxony) where an interesting discussion about the new flower block …

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The Big Farmland Bird Count at Whitburgh Farms, 2018

Thursday, February 15, 2018
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On a very wintery morning in Midlothian, a few hardy souls gathered at Whitburgh Farms earlier this week to take part in the GWCT’s Big Farmland Bird Count (BFBC).

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