Industrial Farming

Easter will long be gone when you read this but, as I write, it is Good Friday and it is damp and cold. Last episode I confidently predicted spring, triggered …

Spring-time musings

As I write on March 13th, the influence of the long cold winter is still very evident. There are no daffodils in bloom down our farm drive yet, no leaves …

Climate Change Confusion

The weeks of January are fast becoming a distant memory as Snowdrops and birdsong herald Spring, but the snow that fell and laid for an unusually long period for these …

Land Mapping Frustrations

It is with considerable relief that I can report what you will have already been noticing on either side of the road as you drive out of the village and …