Fertiliser being applied during drilling
Applying a dose of fertiliser at drilling is a common practice north of the border, but down south it’s still a relatively novel approach. One Lincolnshire grower with six years’ experience with a liquid fert kit on his drill explains his technique. Eleven years ago Tom Ireland made the bold step away from a conventional plough-based crop establishment system to a direct-drilling approach centred on a Claydon V-drill. The technique worked relatively well and the switch was painless, but the […]