Checking spreader for damage © Jonathan Page© Jonathan Page
Spring fertiliser applications are crucial to getting crop growth off to the best start possible, and making sure your spreading equipment is up to the job is the most important aspect of this. An incorrectly calibrated spreader, along with poor quality fertiliser, can lead to some areas of a field being under-fertilised and other areas overdosed, ultimately meaning the full benefits of any nutrients applied are not delivered to the crop. In 2015, roughly one-quarter of farmers who were using […]