January started with some very cold weather. Temperatures dropped to -17C at night and didn’t get above freezing during the day.  These have warmed up and for most of us, taking care of cattle has been the main priority, with a few guys spreading fertiliser.  See also: A proud farming history   Even though I have complained the price of land is too high, in early 2014 I bought 65ha of pasture that I had previously rented, and 16ha of arable […]