Arable Farming May 2021

Until the rain came two weeks ago, there wasn’t a single crop, spring or winter, that wasn’t showing some sign of stress. The winter cereals were yellowing from the impact of the frosty nights following the T0 applications as well as nitrogen…

Arable Farming April 2021

Conditions eventually improved enough to make a start drilling this spring nearly a full month after we had hoped. There was a bit of a false start, with rain suddenly appearing on the forecast and arriving earlier than anticipated following…

Arable Farming March 2021

March 2021 I have grown increasingly frustrated with all the reports of early starts to spring drilling from round other parts of the country as conditions dried up at the end of February. Unfortunately, just as our ground was beginning to…