Since 2010, we have secured over £6million of Government and European funding for our clients. Working closely with Natural England and the Forestry Commission, these grants have supported farmers, local authorities, utility companies and private individuals to undertake projects such as agri-environment schemes, landscape restoration and habitat creation.
Our experienced team at Maydencroft can provide:
conservation advice and management plans whole farm landscape and environment assessments large scale hedgerow and parkland restoration the reintroduction of livestock extensive forestry and woodland plans individual tree works rhododendron control orchard restoration or creation river, lake and pond restoration plans
Any landscape and habitat creation works can be carried by our Contracting...
We undertake parkland restoration projects and can carry out all necessary works including veteran tree surgery, parkland tree planting and tree guards. We can carry out grassland improvement works including a grazing service using our prize winning herd of Longhorn cattle. We restore lakes and water courses, carry out fencing works, plant new hedgerows and coppice and lay existing hedgerows...
Our multi-disciplinary project teams draw on a wide knowledge base from across Maydencroft to create practical work schedules and implementation plans. These plans help our clients to deliver complex projects in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
We work with utility and development companies with large land holdings, helping them to comply with their legal obligations and best practice. On-going site monitoring for tree safety, invasive species and protected species, managing progress and issues as they arise. We also look after our clients’ interests where land is tenanted.
We design, create and maintain lakes and ponds; and have a sustainable and sensitive approach to each project. From the initial digging and excavation to completion and maintenance, we use appropriate materials, planting and landscaping to create lakes and ponds that are functional and beautiful; fitting harmoniously into their surroundings.
Most of our lake and pond projects are created for...
Boardwalks are something of a Maydencroft speciality. We have built them for all the major conservation groups across the UK. Over boggy and wet ground, or open water, they are a magical way of being able to follow a trail through otherwise inaccessible ground.
We install wooden boardwalks and recycled plastic boardwalks or most commonly, a combination of both...
With our state-of-the-art machinery and equipment, and dedicated teams we install all types of fencing such as:
Traditional estate fencing
Stock fencing & livestock compounds
Post and rail fencing
Panel & closeboard fencing
Hit and miss fencing
We have gone to great lengths to ensure that when we use timber, it lasts. We only...
A good hedge is essential for pastoral farming, for although post and wire fences are easier to put in they do not provide the same shelter to livestock and require more maintenance. Hedges act as a windbreak, protecting the soil structure of arable farmland. A well- managed hedgerow is thick and bushy, an impenetrable barrier to sheep and...