Stuck behind a tractor?

You know the feeling! You are driving along a narrow country road behind a  tractor dawdling along. A queue of traffic is now building up as there is no place to pass.     What can we do? We could let your blood pressure increase. We are also tempted to take a dangerous risk. Or, [...]

Time to Harvest?

My home is in the countryside surrounded by fields. Yesterday, the local farmer had obviously thought it was time to harvest her crops and sow seed for next year. She had also read the weather forecast for rain and, as a result, she and her hands worked through the night. Even at dawn, their tractors [...]