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Hedgelaying International Meeting in France

TBT last month during the Second Hedgelaying International Meeting in France where various hedgelayers enchanted and shared their techniques and practice. Thank you for the wonderful experience and learning involved!………………………………………………………………………….TBT il y a un mois pendant la 2ème Rencontre Internationale du Plessage en France dans les Mauges (Maine-et-Loire) et le […]

Our work

About hedgelaying

What is hedgelaying and why is it important?Hedge laying is a method of rejuvenating a hedge. Rejuvenation through coppicing (cutting back) or laying takes advantage of the broadleaf tree species ability to make new growth after being cut back. New growth from ground level is effectively rejuvenating the hedge. This […]

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HLAI Directors

The Directors currently are for 2019: Clive Lyttle Paul O’Hagan, John McKeon, Éamonn McLoughlin Mark McDowell Chairman: Joe Gowran  Mark McDowell (Secretary) is the PRO of the HLAI and has been a director of the organisation since its foundation. He has an Ecology Diploma from UCC and has been involved in environmental work since 1997.  Paul O’Hagan […]

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HLAI

Hedge Laying Association of Ireland (HLAI) is a company limited by guarantee, which does not have a share capital, was founded in 2004 by a group of Hedge Layers and other interested individuals. We are a not-for-profit group. Our aims and objectives are:  – To encourage and facilitate the conservation, […]