Friday 9th March
After a great nights sleep I enjoyed breakfast with Rob at 'Dearnford' a cafe and function centre he has developed on his property near a man made lake, made when a highway bypass was constructed nearby. A beautiful spot to relax over a full English breakfast and a hot coffee.
After breakfast Rob introduced me to one of his business associates. They have a machinery sharing arrangement. It is an interesting model that enables farmers to reduce the individual capital outlay on machinery.
England has a great array of tillage machinery, the likes of which a No-till farmer like me has never seen before.
Well, That was the end of my visit to Shropshire, a quick unplanned stopover at the historic
Its hard to imagine this bridge was built in Roman times and is still standing…...well mostly, I wonder if modern bridges would last that long?
Saturday/Sunday 10th & 11th of March