"Makes me wish I worked in England and not rural Northern Ireland. When I recently mentioned £20 per hour to a farmers wife for mowing, she laughed and said that the man who comes to spread their slurry with 2 tractors at 50k each and a…"
"A few of my favourites from the Mourne Mountains here in N.Ireland. Th first is the sunrise over Slieve Donard, the highest mountain in the Mournes, the second is the summit shelter on Slieve Commedagh, then Slieve Bernagh and lastly Cove…"
"The biggest problem with LJN is that we all know who runs/owns it and we feel that gives us a right to try to influence it or have our say in running it. We don't. It is phil's baby, end of. I belong to 2 other forums, have no idea who…"
"It will depend a bit on the format of the camera that you are using as to the field of view that you get from any lens. Is your camera full frame or a cropped sensor? On my nikon d5100 which is a cropped sensor format I use a 10-20 lens. The lower…"
"Here in Northern Ireland i stopped along the road today to watch 6 herons walking through the last few inches of flood water that is left hunting frogs. The floods have been out here in some low lying areas since before christmas and are eventually…"