A selection of Iain Tolhurst’s (Tolly) writings on farm affairs, weather, crops and wider topics

Gambling on the Weather - place your bets

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Growing food is an agricultural activity and is dependent on…

Tolly's rambles: between Christmas and New Year

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The end of another year is upon us again, such events seem to…

Tolly's Rambles: Save our Soils SOS

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This year 2015 has been deemed to be “The International Year…

Tolly's Rambles: Do you tweet?

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Early risers and insomniacs may well tune in to Radio 4 just…
Box Scheme

Tolly's Rambles: Mind the Gap

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Everywhere we go, we find gaps. Especially common on the London…

Tolly's Rambles: May contain soil

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You could hardly fail to notice that any root veg you have in…

Tolly's rambles: 21 years later...

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The other day, we found a record from 18 January 1994, showing…
Events

Tolly's Rambles on New Year Resolutions

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So, 2014 has been and gone, and so too have my resolutions of…

Carbon footprint on the farm

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Since we have become increasingly aware of the extremes of weather…
Events

All change

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Tolhurst Organic have just become Tolhurst Organic Partnership…