George HillGeorge Hill
An upland sheep farmer in Devon has dramatically increased grassland productivity and lamb growth rates with a new system of overseeding poor pasture. George Hill, who keeps 500 Texel ewes at Kingsett Farm near Mary Tavy on Dartmoor, had previously struggled to get reliable results from reseeding. See also: E-learning academy on grassland management “Last time I got a contractor in it almost all failed, which made it very expensive,” he says. “But with this new direct overseeder I have […]