Spring Newsletter 2021

Our Spring 2021 newsletter is available to download here

Contents include:

  • An update on MMG’s activities, conversion to a Charitable Incorporated Organisation and news from our reserves
  • Plans for open meadows days, and other events in 2021
  • Our Spring Social and AGM online in April
  • Day-flying Moths
  • Monmouthshire County Council’s cutting regime supporting Nature isn’t Neat
  • ‘Twenty Years of Green Tape’ – a personal story of how agri-environment schemes supported one family’s dream of an organic smallholding
  • News from around: dung beetles, neonicotinoids, grass snakes
  • Community Nature Spaces in Monmouth
  • Pictures and news from our members; meadow management regimes
  • Hanbury Field, Caerleon: creating a meadow in the Arts Festival field
  • News from Plantlife Cymru about their Magnificent Meadows project, and their Good Verge Guide

We welcome contributions from members, especially pictures of your meadow successes, and longer pieces of general interest to grassland and wildflower enthusiasts.  Contributions should be sent to Marilyn Dunkelman, who can be contacted via our online form

Back copies of our newsletters, together with leaflets we have produced, can be downloaded from our Publications page