NS6055 : Crop rotation demonstration

taken 8 years ago, near to Carmunnock, Glasgow, Great Britain

Crop rotation demonstration
Crop rotation demonstration
At the National Museum of Rural Life there are strips of land at various stages of a seven year rotation:1) Oats or barley; 2) Brassicas or root crops; 3)Oats or barley; 4) Grass for hay 5, 6 and 7) grass for grazing.

Clover in the last four years fixes nitrogen and regenerates some fertility.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 June, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 13 June, 2012
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 6073 5596 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:46.6109N 4:13.3184W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 6079 5595
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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