Andy Barr standing by a fence© Alexandra Joseph
We are having resistance problems. I’m not talking about blackgrass or septoria, but rain. I guess we overused it earlier in the year and our land now appears resistant to every passing weather front or group of showers. During the previous 10 years we averaged 172mm of rain for the months of July, August and September combined, but this year we have only had 66mm, with a lot of sunshine and heat. This has meant both cover crops and oilseed rape are very […]