James Beamish
Sheep numbers are rising at Holkham and so are crop yields as this north Norfolk coastal estate sees a profitable place for livestock as part of its rotation. The sheep are adding fertility to the estate’s light soils as they feed on cover crops, while helping to push arable yields higher and cut cultivation costs. Farm manager James Beamish is fattening store lambs across 300ha of primarily oil radish, making a livestock profit and giving a boost to arable crops. […]