spreading-manure© Tim Scrivener
Livestock numbers are being scaled up with cover crops and grass leys being deployed in the battle against blackgrass and other grassweeds at Benningholme Grange, a farm on heavy land 10 miles from the East Yorkshire coast near Beverley. Weeds are being smothered out by ryegrass mixtures and catch cropping that will be grazed by sheep and store cattle on the 380ha tenanted holding of brothers David and Guy Shelby, who farm in partnership with their parents. Livestock are bringing further […]