Young potato plants emerging© Tim Scrivener
Checking the weather app on my phone suggests that there is still no end in sight to this unprecedented dry spell of weather. However, distant memories of 2012 never completely disappear and knowing that Mother Nature usually has a way of equalling things up when it does start to rain, it might not know when to stop. Crop development in the East has slowed due to cold nights and a very brisk and cold easterly wind off the North Sea. […]
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