A Future for Heavy Horses: Countryman Magazine, October 2013

Chris Wadsworth enjoys a close working relationship with his horse, Blue

Helen Johnson met Chris Wadsworth, who works with heavy horses, for Countryman Magazine.
Chris explained how he uses his horses to extract logs from forests, and for non-chemical bracken control. Continue Reading →

Dalesman October 2013: What Todmorden Can Teach Us

Pam enjoys the scents of herbs growing along the canal towpath

Helen Johnson went to Todmorden for Dalesman Magazine, October 2013. She met Pam Warhurst, chair of regeneration agency Pennine Prospects and Incredible Edible Todmorden. Incredible Edible has revitalised the area, attracting worldwide interest. Continue Reading →

Sweet Smell of Success – Dalesman July 2013

French lavender in flower

Helen Johnson visited Wolds Way Lavender for Dalesman Magazine, where she met Steve and Anne Jaques. Steve has built a wood-fuelled still to distill lavender oil from his plants. The oil is used in a variety of products. Continue Reading →