Education in the Countryside
The Osier Beds
Osier, a type of Willow is a useful crop on the farm providing canes, stakes and whips for use when hedge laying.
Osier sticks ready for planting
One years growth
Harvesting the osier bed
Typical produce of canes, stakes and whips for use when hedge laying
Mr George Eaton, Rectory Farm, Tingewick.
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