A more streamlined approach to “prescription cultivation” is promised with the introduction of a tractor-mounted scanner that enables variations in soil type and compaction depth to be identified on the go. The Topsoil Mapper demonstrated at Tillage-Live 2016 is decribed by Soyl agricultural development manager David Whattoff as “just what’s needed to encourage the uptake of precision cultivation”. “We discovered the device at last year’s Agritechnica show and immediately recognised its significance,” he says. See also: Strip-till innovation doubles soil organic […]