Introduction to game keeping and land management- FULLY BOOKED

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All Day

Location: Latchingdon, Essex


Join BASC to learn about game keeping and land management.

You will have a conservation tour to take a look at some cover crops.

Then you will learn about the laws and legislation plus the bird welfare.

We will cover the release pens, holding game as well as predator control and the laws about trapping.

So overall you will learn from start to finish how to run a shoot day including how to drive the birds.

Then you will have the chance to shoot simulated clay targets.

The day will be shot using sustainable ammunition so please have a nitro proof 12 gauge shotgun with 2 ¾ chambers choked less than half. Sustainable ammunition will be provided.

Alternatively if you would like to bring a different gauge shotgun you can, but you will also need to bring your own non toxic shot & non plastic wad cartridges (a couple of boxes will be enough).

If you do not have this you will be unable to shoot.

Price £45.00 per person hurry these days go fast!

BASC members only

You will need to bring your 12g shotgun, lunch and suitable clothing for the expected weather.

For further details or to book email your membership number

Due to the current outbreak of COVID 19 we are delivering courses to government guidelines making sure they are COVID safe. Subject to the government guidance, local lockdowns and National Lockdowns we may have to postpone some courses in the future at short notice. If your course is going to be postponed, you will be contacted directly by a member of staff to discuss your options.