Farmer Jack Hopkins with his tractor© Richard Stanton
Frustrating weather has prevented us from making progress with our spring drilling. We still have about 60% of our total area left to drill. It has taken the crops we have already drilled three weeks to come up through the soil. So the crops we plant later on might catch up if the conditions are right. The trouble is that it makes harvest so late, which is not ideal here in the west of the country. A mixture of cultivations are proposed […]