Steve Heard

Steve Heard: Spring cropping knowledge essential if no sense on three-crop proposal

April 11, 2014

Since the last time I wrote, we have continued to apply a first nitrogen application to the wheat and oats, but with the notable absence of any sulphur product.

Rodney Down: A novel form of controlled traffic farming, and good news for Lauren

April 11, 2014

March has been and gone in a flash and what looked like an abundance of forage at the beginning of last month has run out this week. All youngstock will have to go out.

Henderson and Shepherd

Tony Shepherd and John Henderson: Getting set for lambing and some EU food for thought

April 4, 2014

?The outlook was not good last month as, about 10 days before we were due to start lambing, we could see snow on the hills up Malhamdale from our land.