Riverford Wicked Leeks

a little mud with your vegbox

Monday 10th May 2010

In the middle of what should be the grain harvest, I have not seen a combine move for a fortnight. I try to avoid being a whingeing farmer which is why I have not written much about the farm for the last few weeks; the mud on your carrots, beets and onions is probably saying it all anyway. We do not expect to be squelching through the mud amongst wind and rain-battered crops in August. It is all too reminiscent of last year; the worst season in most growers