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From Field to Roof


The work of a Master Thatcher who uses traditional methods to harvest the straw.

With over an hour and a half of content, this covers a year in the working life of a Farmer/Master Thatcher and shows how thatching is done as well as the use of classic and vintage binders, tractors and threshing drums to bring in the harvest of their own long stem straw or reed to thatch with across cottages and houses in Oxfordshire.

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