AFT land drain
High land values, wet weather and low crop prices have prompted a surge in drainage operations on UK arable farms, resulting in yield increases of up to 35%. A survey of 400 growers, conducted at Cereals 2016, revealed that more than half (54%) planned to carry out drainage work in the next 12 months. And it showed that 65% had already invested in land drainage over the past five years, with two-thirds of those reporting that the work had led […]