Jack Hopkins with his tractorJack Hopkins © Richard Stanton
I ended my previous article in late August by saying how dry it had been, but since then we have received 100mm of rain and nothing seems to get a chance to dry out. On 21 August, we only had 160ha of combining left. Now we still have 36ha left, with the last 120ha having taken four weeks to harvest. Wheat harvest was only completed on 23 September. Our main focus until then had been our 40ha of peas, trying to cut them while the […]