August 2008
Farmers Weekly;8/29/2008, p5
Trade Publication
The author talks about his farming experiences. According to the author, they have fared better than most and managed to get the barley and rape in before rains fell, although it all had to go through the grain drier. With different rape varieties, crops were variable, but consistently disappointing. One thing he learned this harvest season is that a field that germinated badly last autumn had half as many plants as the rest, yet yielded just as well.


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