Farmer Jack Hopkins in a shed with a ploughJack Hopkins © Richard Stanton
I have moaned too much in previous articles about how it is always wet in this part of the country right at the very time we want to be getting on, so having this prolonged dry spell is an absolute pleasure. The spring crops went in well and in good time, with drilling completed within seven days by 15 April, as opposed to the drawn-out affair we have experienced in recent years. These crops are now emerging well, with only […]