|Following Paolo's suggeston, an area of blackthorn and brambles is cleared to look like a park, or the field it once was, while leaving the precious trees their space|
|old mulberry tree before|
|and after Paolo's intervention|
The acorns of the downy oak are a great food source for the boar and were once for men too. However the Turkey oak grows to a great age and height and is the more majestic of the two.
|quercus cerris or Turkey oak on our property: the wild boar never eat its acorns|