Santa Claus and reindeer© Kaisa Siren/Rex Shutterstock
My nephew asked an interesting question the other day. “Why does Father Christmas feed his reindeers with carrots?” This is a good point. With cereal prices in the doldrums, shouldn’t Santa be using British-grown oats instead? Time sits heavily on my hands once we have finished the winter ploughing and, since I’m a farmer and love nothing more than doing pointless paperwork, I’ve actually calculated the impact of this. You may have to squint at my mathematics. Matthew is the […]
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