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Choosing the wrong species can result in a cover crop that costs you £130/ha or more to establish and still fail to do the job it was grown for. That’s why the first rule of cover cropping is to consider what you want to get out of the crop well before getting the drill out – especially given the huge array of species and mixes being touted by seed merchants. Is it to achieve a better soil structure with the ability […]