Rebuilding a wall close to home I discovered this fern or cycad. It has survived 80 million years in the stone, being quarried and a couple of hundred in the wall - and my dismantling.
Mike Windle of North Yorkshire Geology trust has examined it and told me it is one of the best he's seen.
Now its on display in my garden.
Warning over dairy fat rations - DAIRY farmers have been urged to keep a close eye on the energy intakes and sources of their cows this winter.
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