Samco drill© Adam Clarke
Since their father helped pioneer maize production in the West Country back in the early 1980s, Rob and Tina Bartlett of Bartlett Contractors have seen a fair few drills come and go. From the early days of running three French-made six-row fixed beam Noudet drills on a modest acreage, the family-run business now plants just shy of 2,000ha from its Hinton-St-Mary base in Dorset. Two high-speed eight-row trailed Vaderstad Tempos cover most of the ground, but the business added to […]