#Harvest15

3 Aug 2015

Harvest 2015 has now well and truly started!  We began on 11 July but since then have been hampered by the weather especially the odd unpredictable short sharp showers!  After finishing cutting the barley in the first couple of weeks, we have now begun harvesting the rapeseed and its looking good!   We need the freak showers to stay away now as rapeseed can be a delicate crop with seeds ‘dropping’ to the ground if subjected to adverse weather conditions when ripe.  The next to meet the combine will be the wheat which you can see in the featured picture taken today – almost ready…