Tom Sewell in front of his drill(c) Alexandra Joseph
As a healthy, well-established milling wheat crop passes beneath his Bateman self-propelled sprayer, Kent grower Tom Sewell tells Farmers Weekly that adopting a no-till system is all about future-proofing his business. It’s the middle of March and he is applying a post-emergence herbicide to tidy up grassweeds and the wheels are hardly making a mark on ground that was direct-drilled for the first time last autumn. He’s encouraged by this indication of soil structure improvement – one of the key […]