Farmer Jeremy Oatey in a field of daffodils© Jim Wileman
There is an air of eager anticipation in this part of Cornwall as we await the arrival of some spring-like conditions. January has been a dire month, with the continuing wet weather making life difficult. The sheep grazing the stubble turnips have required moving all too frequently. Each one has “five mouths” this year – trampling in more than they are eating – which is not helpful when we are faced with crops that are decidedly average following the difficult […]