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COMING UP SMELLING OF ROSES – NOT!

The crops are in and already the farmers are cultivating the soil for the next sowing. A lot of the farmers, especially the ‘big’ guys who are solely arable farmers, rely on chemical fertilizers. But for those who farm on … Continue reading

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THE TRACTORS ARE COMING

It has begun – again. The annual cycle of spraying and spreading that seems to go on constantly once the crops start to grow. It really isn’t something you ever think about, unless you happen to live adjacent to arable … Continue reading

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HAVE MAP, WILL TRAVEL

Something caught my attention this weekend. Walkers, or to be more precise, trespassers – although they probably don’t see themselves as such. Firstly, let me outline the immediate area where I live. It is rural, completely surrounded by fields, mainly … Continue reading

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