Poul Hovesen© Tim Scrivener
Rotations have returned with a bang to a large north Norfolk estate, surprising everyone with a sharp lift in yields across land where the concept of rotating crops was born two centuries ago. A six-year cycle of crops was established across the coastal Holkham estate, and within three years yields had rocketed almost 30% higher. The welcome boost would have brought a wry smile to the face of Thomas Coke, who in the early years of the 19th century perfected […]