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Friars Court is a working farm comprising of just over 650 acres. 440 acres is arable whilst 145 acres are grassland used to make low-input hay and silage as well as provide grazing for the herd of 24 Hereford beef cows and their calves.
The arable land is contract farmed by a neighbour who has the machinery to quickly, and efficiently, cultivate and harvest the fields. The crops grown on the farm normally comprise of wheat, barley and oilseed rape.
Agro-forestry is also practiced with a four acre riverside wood, planted with cricket bat willow trees (which eventually will be felled and made into cricket bats), which doubles as a seasonal caravan rally field. Other woodland areas are grown not just for timber but as wildlife habitats for nesting birds and small mammals.
The farm also has a five acre wetland habitat which incorporates a small lake. This attracts a variety of water fowl from ducks, geese and a regular pair of nesting swans.
The River Thames borders the farm for a mile to the south and this includes the Radcot Lock and Weir. In 2012 the Environment Agency completed a two year project which saw the manually operated wooden weir replaced with a metal, automated one. The works also included the addition of a fish race so fish could easily swim, and spawn, upstream. During the course of the building work nocturnal cameras captured otters playing in the river.