Farmer Keith Challen standing in front of his yellow sprayerKeith Challen © Tim Scrivener
Crops looked really well until last week then the blackgrass put its head above the wheat, thankfully it’s not as bad as previous years but we still have a couple of bad fields and a light scattering over 50% of our wheat area. Extensive walking of our spring barley last week was a real mixed bag of emotions. Crops that got away, on the whole, are relatively clean, however, anywhere where germination was delayed due to lack of moisture have […]