Jobs become more urgent as time moves on
Planting opportunities are variable and local but winter crops now need fertiliser and many still need weed control.
Tillage management: time to plant winter rape again
Harvest is progressing slowly and the occasional wet breaks should enable timely planting of winter rape varieties.
Tillage management: consequences of warm weather now telling
The consequences of the high summer temperatures are now being felt in low grain yields and premature sprouting in potatoes.
Tillage management: better weather will see harvesting restart
Better weather ahead is likely to see the harvest get into full swing from this weekend.