Direct drilling wheat into barley stubble© Tim Scrivener
Whether at grower meetings, hashtagged on your Twitter feed or even featured on BBC’s Countryfile on a Sunday evening, “no-till” enthusiasts are certainly making a lot of noise. Global grain commodity prices have fallen to a miserly level and look set to stay there for the foreseeable future, squeezing margins. And as the United Nation’s international year of soils comes to an end, the industry has also been given a stark reminder of the consequences of neglecting its most valuable […]