Cover crop of black oats and berseem clover
Cover crops have an essential role in tackling herbicide-resistant blackgrass by improving soil conditions to enable direct drilling of wheat on heavy land in spring. Results from the second full season of trials in Agrovista’s Project Lamport mirror the findings in the first year, confirming that a spring wheat system can successfully bring heavily infested heavy land back into productivity. The combination of spring and cover cropping resulted in a viable crop of spring wheat, which last summer yielded more […]