A Amazone Citan drill
The need to slash soaring fuel costs while tackling blackgrass at the same time has led to a wholesale change in establishment system on one Leicestershire estate. Farming 1,130ha of combinable cropping, farm manager Keith Challen is overseeing changes at Belvoir Estate that will enable later drilling on heavy clay soils in the autumn. Stale seed-beds are a key part of blackgrass control on the estate, 20 miles east of Nottingham. See also: John Deere 750A comes top in Cambridgeshire drill […]