As the drilling season gets into full swing, here's another photo 'snapchat' from Loddington.
Our drilling scenarios are as follows 22 fields direct drilled or one pass strip tillage, 7 fields after a deep tine cultivation, 2 fields disced first and 2 fields after the plough.
|The Dale drill on demo|
|30 acres ploughed after spring beans before wheat..blackgrass !!|
|Deep tine primary cultivation followed by the sowing |
wheat with the Claydon drill
|One pass drilling operation|
|Radish cover crop today...spring oats in 2015|
|Grass, flower and pollen and nectar trial drilled on 5th September|
|CFE Operation Pollinator mix on the 26th September|
|Down in the dirt... it might be dry on top but its wet underneath. For all you drainage aficionados|
-150mm main drain with 28 junction connections ..oh joy
|400 metres later...|
|A drainage junkie's truck....|
|The GWCT's logo is a partridge,|
but all I found in this hedgerow pear tree was a hatful of pears
This has been a Farmer Phil production.