Farmer Andy Barr standing in front of a combine harvester at workAndy Barr © Tim Scrivener
Phew, what a harvest. The badly timed rain has made it a bit of a slog and I’m grateful to the continuing good humour and determination of everyone who’s worked here this summer. The last to be combined was a field of spring oats on light land that was literally two crops on the same plants after the first one matured early in the dry and the second then grew with the late rain. Overall for us, all winter cereals […]