New Forest Eye

21st July 2021

Making haylage while the sun shines

 “This blog is the unfolding story of Rush Farm and an exploration of life by its philosopher farmer.” We have had a good week. Obviously, recovery from what was […]
19th August 2020


Though it appears that we have avoided the worst of the weather, we have at last had some much-needed rain. The standout colour in the fields […]
22nd July 2020

Our first cut for haylage

Watching Sibley bat reminded me very much of watching a Test Match at Old Trafford in the dim and distant past – perhaps 1980? – when […]