Maize© Wye Usk Foundation
Avoiding costly soil erosion and nutrient leaching from growing maize is a year-long endeavour beginning with correct field selection and ending with careful winter stubble management. Improving soil structure can be a win-win for growers, who can reduce the risk of depleting fields of precious topsoil and the likelihood of being in breach of cross-compliance legislation (see ‘What does the law on soil erosion say?’, below). What does the law on soil erosion say? Drilling date Finding a site which […]