As cereal growers gear up for the autumn drilling campaign, Will Taylor, a consultant and agronomist in the Northallerton office of Strutt & Parker, offers his top tips for crop establishment. 1. Cultivation method Two months of unsettled weather means that soil conditions have often gone from being very good and dry, to saturated in places. Harvesting and straw carting has been a challenge, giving rise to deeper and tighter wheelings than desirable. For many fields this is going to […]