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July 2014

15 Jul Farming: A risky business

We farmers are notoriously obsessed with the weather and weather forecasts. This year was no exception!  You will all recall the hard freeze and snow before Christmas, and then this spring the longest drought for 35 years! For 10 weeks from mid March our crops...
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15 Jul Farming: Getting ready for spring

No two years in farming are ever the same. Winter 2010/11 saw all that snow in November followed by a significant period of drought in the Spring. Winter 2011/12 by comparison was incredibly mild and the snow didn’t fall until later in January. After the terrible...
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