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Showing posts from July, 2008

Some student work...

Based on one of the ideas in the book...

Farming Landscapes

Down on the farm. Over to Hall Farm, Wickmere (between Aylsham and Holt) today for a 6th Form Student Day organised by Holt and District Farmers Club. Took minibus full of students - weather was fine - in fact I've got a sunburnt neck... - and had a farm tour which included 7 stops where we had talks from Bernard Matthews representatives, cattle managers, farmers, potato marketers, agronomists and people from British Sugar. Thanks to Bill, a potato farmer himself, who took us round. There was a very nice glossy booklet full of very useful information on management and economics of the farm to take away with us, and at the end of the trip there was a free HOG ROAST, which was much appreciated by all (I had a cheese and cucumber sandwich...) Below is a sample of pictures for a taster of the day... If you teach in a school in Norfolk it is much to be recommended, especially as it is "my favourite price"... Good to meet up with several colleagues from other schools, and thank