Author Archives for Conor Casey

Blankney Farm Update – 15 March 2022

March 17, 2022 9:32 am Published by Comments Off on Blankney Farm Update – 15 March 2022

The weather over the last few days feels like Spring! Crops are showing good signs of growth. However, the oil


Happy Retirement Pat!

February 8, 2022 10:55 am Published by Comments Off on Happy Retirement Pat!

Pat Frith retires after 43 years. Pat started with Blankney Estates on 17th April 1978, having previously worked and completed


Blankney Farm Update – 7 January 2022

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Our sugar beet harvest continues and we’ve caught up with our lifting programme; the sugar beet factory situation has improved


Blankney Farm Update – 3 December 2021

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Sugar beet harvest is now underway, however, the sugar beet factory in Newark has been slow so we are behind


A Week at Blankney

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We are delighted to share with you a fantastic selection of photographs which have been kindly sent in by some


Blankney Farm Update – 28 October 2021

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Since our last update, we have now completed our forage maize harvest, with average yields of 38 tonnes per hectare


Blankney Farm Update – 23 September 2021

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Since our last update, we have completed our cereal harvest – wheat, barley, combining peas and beans. The harvest took


Blankney Farm Update – 2 August 2021

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Since our last update, our vining pea crop has been harvested, with above average yields from this early vining slot.


Blankney Farm Update – 15 June 2021

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Good rain and warming conditions arrived in early May, which meant that our crop development has accelerated and all of