Rapeseed Fields in Shropshire and the Promise of Summer

Daffodils herald the Spring and these days Rapeseed the promise of Summer. But this is a fairly recent addition to the English countryside isn’t it; pretty much non existent 10 years ago? In my book it is a welcome one from an aesthetic viewpoint, with great swathes of gold brightening up even the dullest of days. In Shropshire, my county, there seems to be a little more every year and it moves around, so different fields pop up as yellow, changing the landscape always in a beautiful way…….love the look of this stuff, but know little about it and...

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