Andy Barn in a field of OSR© Alexandra Joseph
We finished the oilseed rape harvest 10 days earlier than last year, presumably thanks to the earlier dry weather and more recent heat. Despite this, and despite looking no better than last year’s crop (especially one area that was direct drilled with disc coulters into a lot of straw and then accidentally set alight by a walker), the oilseed rape yielded a full 1t/ha more this season. In common with other crops in the area, the higher yield was also […]