Monthly Archives: June 2013

And a trip overseas!


Weather still the same: changeable with rain showers and bright spells. ย A visit to the Orwell church glebe field during the weekend produced some lovely landscape photos overlooking the Rhea valley and back towards Rectory Farm and the woodlands on … Continue reading

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Very changeable weather


With the shearing finished (except for a few being kept back for the scything weekend) it was time to make some hay from the grass we cut just before the weekend. I had thought that, since the weather down in … Continue reading

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Shearing day


Sunday was a lovely day even tho’ I didn’t win one of those really nice brass medals- I had to settle for second best; and sorry George – never got a photo of you, just too quick you see. Other … Continue reading

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ย What happened in Somerset this weekend?


What happened in Somerset this weekend? The annual Green Fair and British Scythe Mowing Competition, and at long last there was a fine weekend forecast. It was cold in the evenings but glorious sunshine by day with all the farmers … Continue reading

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Folly Field


After clearing up from the Cambridgeshire young farmers’ show and the shearing day we sorted out the remaining charcoal bags and, after a bit of mowing at the end of the day, that was Monday gone. Although I did take … Continue reading

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A few cold wet days at the beginning


A few cold wet days at the beginning of the week was not the most ideal situation for the coming weekend, the Young Farmers in Cambridgeshire have their annual agricultural show (last year it was cancelled due to the rain). … Continue reading

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