Today as a liveryman of the Worshipful company of Farmers I was part of a team in London to shepherd sheep across London Bridge. Matilda and Emilia helped their daddy.
Andy and Norman have loaded up the first of 2015 beet season from virgin land at Scotland Farm. First loads went to Bury St Edmunds British sugar factory.
Sammy started drilling today putting in some skyfall after beans.
We had to wait 2 weeks for a 9 ha field to come ripe to harvest. We finished it today. Combined can go to bed until next year.
Peck’s have bought a quadtrac for demostraction. We have put on the joker, subsoiler and will be trying on the topdown after sugar beet which is always differcult as the leaves are green and slippery with the ground hard and … Read More
We started the sugar beet harvest yesterday. The Agrifac machine was delivered and we had some training. Started lifting Virgin beet land at Scotland farm.
We went for a steak dinner to celebrate the end of harvest. The George and dragon at elsworth did us proud.
The boys have finished the wheat today. Andys looking pretty pleased with himself for bringing the last load in.