Fertiliser spreading©Tim Scrivener
Electronic crop records are helping one West Sussex farmer gain a better understanding of his fields and monitor costs as he establishes his fledgling arable business. Robert Wilkins bought Pallingham Farm three years ago and had limited first-hand knowledge of field potential. Of the total 260ha, 150ha is arable cropping, most being sandy loam with clay caps in places. See also: GateKeeper crop farming software A proportion of the arable area is ploughed out pasture, with no prior cropping history. So […]