Knowing the home address of a farmer is not much use during harvest time – not if you are trying to talk to him face-to-face.
Farming at this time of the year occupies virtually every waking hour from before dawn well into the night. Eventually, on a wet mid August day, I made contact with Andy Maiklem. He lives in Ockham but farms about 100 hundred acres immediately to the west of Effingham village.
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