Maize is harvested© Andy Fussell
Arable growers who live in a dairy-farming area or near an anaerobic digestion plant could improve soil fertility and protect yields of following crops by adding maize to their rotation. Andy Fussell, who farms near Frome in Somerset, says maize can be a restoring crop which is keeping his hungry brash soils in good heart by providing a great opportunity to plough and add manure. He is taking advantage of a large dairy farmer on his doorstep by selling the […]