Richard Hales (left)and farm manager Craig LivingstoneSoyl area manager Richard Hales (left)and farm manager Craig Livingstone
Farm manager Craig Livingstone is hoping to push wheat yields up to 10t/ha and beyond by establishing more consistent crops on his wildly contrasting chalk and clay Hampshire soils. He is hoping to achieve this by varying seed rates across his fields according to soil type. See also: Variable seed rates show some big benefits In the first stage of a three-year transition to variable-rate drilling across the whole 650ha of arable cropping, Mr Livingstone has varied the seed rate across […]