A Cross Slot direct drill© George Hosier
No cultivations have been carried out for the past three-and-a-half years at a Wiltshire farming business, since the decision was taken by the father-and-son team of George and Patric Hosier to move to direct drilling. During that time, there has been a reduction in the use of crop inputs and significant savings in time and fuel use across the 450ha of crops – with further efficiencies anticipated as the system matures and soils improve. With the focus shifting to building […]