Controlled traffic practices are rising in popularity in combinable crops, but with a little planning, there is no reason why the principle cannot be applied to root crops.
Having had the market to themselves for many years, the tracked tractor establishment is about to be rocked by a newcomer from Versatile. James Rickard finds out what the new machine is like.
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IF you would like most of the benefits of a four-wheel drive compact SUV without the steep running costs or complexity, Peugeot’s 2008 Crossover could be one for your shortlist.
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Precision farming equipment is finding favour among potato growers, reports Jane Carley.
Varying inputs to match crop and field requirements has become established practice for farmers looking to cut costs and gain environmental benefits, reports Jane Carley.
BEDFORDSHIRE farmer David Hunt has won this year’s Farmers Guardian/New Holland Lamma competition for the use of a New Holland T6 or T7 tractor for a year.