30 July 2001
Good progress through Wiltshire

WILTSHIRE farmer David Margesson has finished combining winter barley and oilseed rape. He now has to wait for wheat to ripen.

The oilseed rape yielded 3.5t/ha (1.4t/acre) and 3t/ha (1.25t/acre) on a share farm. The average for the farm is 3t/ha (1.25t/acre). “We feel quite happy,” he said.


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