Curney Bank Commonwealth

Postal Address
Curney Bank Wood
Newcastle on Clun
Craven Arms
SP7 8PW

We are converting our 33-acre ex-Forestry Commission plantation (purchased in 2000) to agroforestry or forest farming. We produce and sell free range chicken, pork, bacon and smoked duck. All livestock play an integral role in the management of the land, eg pigs root out existing weeds and prepare the ground for planting forage crops and trees. Wwoofers are welcome.
Future
We intend to purchase a farm and divide it into an appropriate number of smallholdings to form a commonwealth and build low-cost housing. Ownership of land and housing will be vested in the commonwealth. Prospective members must be able to demonstrate their commitment to high welfare livestock production – membership invitation achieved by working on existing holding.

Curney Bank Commonwealth is currently looking for new members

Send them a message:
david.gillen@curney.fsnet.co.uk

Curney Bank Commonwealth is currently looking for volunteers

Send them a message:
david.gillen@curney.fsnet.co.uk