The Jolly Green Giant has awoken from its slumber and is emerging from its lair. That can only mean one thing – harvest is very close. Please bear with us for the next few weeks as we gather in the crops that will help feed us all for the next 12 months. Be aware that large machinery will be moving around the roads and lanes … Continue reading On the cusp of harvest.
Catching up with the pupils from our local primary school. With thanks to Lucy Watkinson and Shiplake Primary School. Continue reading Latest update from Farmer Simon
This coming harvest will be our third year of growing Alpaga winter linseed. So far it has been an interesting learning experience and has now replaced part of our previous rape area. The rest is made up with forage maize for a local beef producer and spring oats. None of these are as profitable as rape once was, but all infinitely more reliable thanks … Continue reading Winter Linseed part of my new rotation.