Lincolnshire farmland near Burton Coggles Lincolnshire has long been a primarily agricultural area, and it continues to grow large amounts of wheatbarleysugar Big island Luton dating sitesand oilseed rape.
In south Lincolnshire, where the soil is particularly rich in nutrients, some of the most common crops include potatoescabbagescauliflowersand onions.
Lincolnshire farmers often break world records for crop yields. Mechanization around greatly diminished the of workers required to operate the county's relatively large farms, and the proportion of workers in the agricultural sector dropped substantially during this period.
Several major engineering companies developed in Lincoln, Gainsborough and Grantham to support those changes. Most such industrial companies left during late Sex cam Gloucester restructuring.
Today, immigrant workers, mainly from new member states of the European Union in Central and Eastern Europe, comprise a large component of the seasonal agricultural workforce, particularly in the south of the county. Here more labour-intensive crops are produced, such as small vegetables and cut flowers. This seasonal influx of migrant labour Arab sex Rhondda causes tension between the migrant workforce and local people, in a county which had been relatively unaccustomed to large-scale immigration.
Elections[ edit ] Westminster Parliamentary constituencies[ edit ] Lincolnshire is represented by 11 members of parliament MPs.
As of the general electionall 11 constituencies are represented by the Conservative Party. General Election Lincolnshire.