Thomas Steele swiping grain© Steffan Hill
The old adage of maize being “knee-high by 4 July” isn’t very true this year. It is more like “ankle-high on 4 July”. It doesn’t quite have the same ring to it. A very cold and wet May followed by some dry weather has stunted the growth of our crop. We have successfully grown forage maize on the farm since 1991, but this is the first year we have had to redrill some of it. Of course the field in […]