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A history of farming and the British landscape
A history of farming and the landscape - the patchwork quilt of farming blocks has come to symbolise the British landscape from the air. It did not always look this way; the revolution was started by the invention of the humble seed drill by Jethro Tull. There is also an explanation of stripped farming in ancient Britain. Published as part of the Britain From Above website: bbc.co.uk/britainfromabove/. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
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