Simon Beddows in grain store© Tim Scrivener
Phew, I am so glad that’s over. As harvest fades into a distant memory, that’s probably the best place to leave it this year, although there are always things that can be learned. Lessons gleaned from harvest 2017 include a reaffirmation that a dry spring on our gravel soils does not help with spring crops. Final results show a slightly better-than-average yield from autumn-sown crops despite the spring weather. See also: Read more from our Arable Farmer Focus writers Spring beans, barley […]