Wheat drilling
Being able to variably apply seed according to identified soil zones and expected establishment rates has increased wheat and barley yields by an average of 0.2t/ha on a Hampshire farm. For farm manager Tim Walters, the agronomic benefits have been just as important as any economic gains, and he admits that the use of precision farming technology across 600ha of combinable crops has made his life easier. “Although it does allow me to manage the various zones within fields differently, variable […]