N Ireland:Fantastic weather helps progress in N Ireland

“Fantastic” weather saw James Wray into Pearl winter barley over the weekend and hoping to complete his 28ha (70 acres) before more forecast rain.

“I reckon the first field did about 3.4t/acre.” The farm’s Opico batch drier should cope with the 18% moisture.

“The problem will be getting the straw baled. The ground’s so wet.”


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