A move to strip tillage has reduced cultivation costs by £54/ha, improved the timeliness of field operations and increased fuel efficiency on one Kent farm. Other benefits observed by manager Mark Bowsher-Gibbs include a vast improvement in soil moisture retention and faster operating speeds, along with the associated soil structure and filtration rate advantages from only moving 30% of the soil. Three years after switching from a 5.5m Simba disc and press to a 6m Sumo DTS for use across […]