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Ben Short

Ben Short


Ben is a charcoal burner and woodsmen in Dorset. His charcoal is produced with a mixture of species, including; oak, ash, hazel, beech, maple, and thorn. Ben’s passion for using only sustainable wood sources means our woods and hedges can thrive long term. This thoughtful management produces a more bio-diverse environment allowing wildlife, such as butterflies and dormice to flourish.


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