Farmer Will Howe in a field of wheat being harvested by a combineWill Howe © Tim Scrivener
Another harvest is done and I am yet to decide whether I am pleased, disappointed or somewhere in between. It was a late start to harvest here at home, with the Reflection winter wheat the first crop we cut. Having been more prone to rust than an Austin Allegro all season, the omens weren’t good, but it yielded well and was an absolute pleasure to combine. It thrashed easily, which meant I could charge along until the handbrake was firmly […]