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Author Topic: Beech hedging and goats  (Read 280 times)

DavidandCollette

  • Joined Dec 2012
Beech hedging and goats
« on: September 15, 2019, 02:51:57 pm »
There is a beech hedge near to where I plan to put goats. Is it safe for them?
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Zyg

  • Joined Nov 2018
  • Carmarthenshire
Re: Beech hedging and goats
« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2019, 04:22:48 pm »
Yes, ours love beech. (And ash,oak, willow, alder....................)

The real question is 'Are the goats safe for your beech hedge?'!

mart6

  • Joined Sep 2014
  • Notts / Yorkshire border
Re: Beech hedging and goats
« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2019, 09:28:11 am »
Yes, ours love beech. (And ash,oak, willow, alder....................)

The real question is 'Are the goats safe for your beech hedge?'!
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steve_pr

  • Joined Mar 2012
  • Carmarthenshire/Pembrokeshire Borders
Re: Beech hedging and goats
« Reply #3 on: November 04, 2019, 08:17:52 pm »
I would say it is safe for the goats, but potentially fatal to the hedge!

 

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