Author Archives for Conor Casey

Blankney Farm Update – 22 November 2019

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The sugar beet harvest continues and is going well – we are currently about 35% through. Yields are excellent at


Blankney Farm Update – 30 October 2019

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Last time we reported, we were hoping for dry conditions. This has not happened, as so far in September and


Blankney Farm Update – 1 October 2019

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Harvest 11 continues but has been majorly interupted with the wet weather. In addition to this, our winter wheat drilling


Blankney Farm Update – 20 September 2019

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Harvest 11 has started with the Maize harvest. This crop will be ensiled and then subsequently used in Heath Farm


Blankney Farm Update – 21 August 2019

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We have completed our Oilseed Rape harvest, which was disappointing with yields 20% below our 5 year average – this


Blankney Farm Update 25 July 2019

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Our next harvest of Oilseed Rape has started this week (Harvest 6). The majority of the oilseed which is harvested


Blankney Farm Update – 10 July 2019

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The harvest season started for Blankney Estates in April, with grass harvesting. This will continue into October (Harvest 1). In


Lincolnshire Show 2019

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Some great news at this years Lincolnshire Show for four of our Blankney staff – each of whom were awarded


Blankney Farm Update – 14 June 2019

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Early in June, crops were going into serious stress with soil moisture defecits reaching 80mm. On the 7 June, it