Farmer Andy Barr© Alexandra Joseph
Despite it remaining cold, overcast and decidedly un-spring like we have at least experienced a dry spell and have planted the spring barley and a few beans but we will wait for some warmth for the peas. These are all into overwintered cover crops and stubble turnips which have been grazed by our sheep. This has the advantages of saving us time and money sending them away over the winter, adding some “gut biology” to the long-term arable soils and […]