ST4017 : Showers building to the south

taken 3 years ago, near to Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset, Great Britain

Showers building to the south
Showers building to the south
Having climbed up the steep Lincolm Hill from Shell's farm the land levels out above Shepton Beauchamp. The footpath back to the Recreation Ground crosses this field, this season planted with a cover crop of turnips.
This is a useful, quick germinating, crop helping to prevent soil compaction that can occur in the sandy silt-like loam soil in this area. The plants break up the soil while they are in the ground, like a natural plough. Turnips are an excellent cover crop for farmers who graze livestock on their fields after the main cereal harvest.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 November, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 November, 2018
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Air, Sky, Weather 
Primary Subject of Photo
Farmland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 40415 17514 [1m precision]
WGS84: 50:57.2377N 2:50.9803W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 40355 17607
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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