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/storage/images/828f2acd9f36e069f8a6ba5876c375b8.jpeg 5 Machines That Make Modern Farming More Productive

Agriculture is perhaps one of the world's most necessary and oldest trades

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22nd Jun 2021

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/storage/images/4541d3f474d3d8479c1dd12fd1ab9034.jpeg The art of producing a successful seedbed

As every arable farmer knows the art of seedbed preparation is a vital part of securing a healthy crop and high yield.

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22nd Jun 2021

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/storage/images/03233727f7d1a40f5ea258c9185f6ea9.jpeg Basic Plough Settings

Before you can achieve good ploughing it is essential that both the tractor and plough are properly prepared. 

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01st Jun 2021

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/storage/images/785e3db12676546c67a41855bc61289c.jpeg Guide to successful ploughing part 2

Following the popularity of our original guide to ploughing we have put together some more tips for setting up and using a plough, including some useful trouble-shooting for common ploughing

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01st Jun 2021

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/storage/images/d183584552fdfac95161a254f09e60a6.jpeg cultivation what are the options?

Cultivation methods have changed over time, partly driven by the necessity to reduce the cost per acre of crop production,

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01st Jun 2021

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/storage/images/fcb1af023c3726b93c45ae715a345fae.jpeg stubble cultivators forgotten heroes or surplus to requirements?

In recent times the stubble cultivator seems to have been overlooked in the plethora of cultivation options available to the modern day farmer.  We decided to look into what we were missing:

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01st Jun 2021

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/storage/images/53bf526b670d7c77af114475413704a2.jpeg Common Troubleshooting For Drill Control Boxes

These are some key checks to carry out when checking the operation of seed drill control boxes. These checks are very often the answer to many of the faults found on drills.

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01st Jun 2021

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