Police have stumbled on a small cannabis farm while carrying out routine enquiries.
Officers had attended a farm in the Tattershall Road, A153 area north of Sleaford yesterday (Monday) at about 2pm to give the farmer some routine security advice.
While there they smelled cannabis and after obtaining a warrant forced entry to a rented property on the farm where they discovered an out house building being used for cannabis cultivation containing eight fully grown adult cannabis plants with a value of around £8,000.
the occupant was not there at the time.
Police are continuing their enquiries following the discovery.