A tool to tame the tilth – CPM July 2016

August 24, 2016 9:32 am

Ditching a conventional tillage system for a one-pass strip-till drill is helping one Yorks farmer get his tired soils into shape. “Knocking heavy, unyielding clay soils into an acceptable-looking seedbed is rarely an easy or cheap task. But when you’re based in a wetter-than-ideal location with poor land drainage, the job is even less entertaining…” Find out how it’s bedding...

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Mzuri to present the new ‘direct till drill’ concept at Tillage-Live

August 8, 2016 12:43 pm

Mzuri confirmed attendance at Tillage-Live event taking place on 14th September at Monks Kirby, Warwickshire, where the manufacturer will be presenting their low disturbance tillage equipment. Specifically, visitors to the Mzuri’s demonstration plot will be able to see Mzuri’s new Pro-Til ‘direct till drill’ concept and the Rezult straw rake. The company’s technical staff will also be at hand on...

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Strip-tillage doubles soil organic matter – Crops July 2016 Issue

July 23, 2016 10:21 am

Switching to a strip-tillage approach has substantially increased soil organic matter and improved the heavy clay soils on the Worcestershire farm owned by machinery innovator Martin Lole. He believes strip-drilling direct into stubbles has overcome poor soil structure caused by ploughing and excessive cultivation, reduced capital investment in machinery and cut labour costs. It has also increased crop yields,adding to...

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Mzuri appoints an agent for Scotland

May 25, 2016 12:41 pm

Mzuri, a Worcestershire-based manufacturer of strip tillage equipment, has recently appointed George Buchan as an agent for Scotland. The appointment has been made in response to a strong grower interest in the Mzuri one pass system, following its fast-growing success in England and wider Europe. A Scotsman with 20 years of experience in the field, George has a proven track...

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Mzuri confirm attendance at the new no-till event

May 18, 2016 12:38 pm

Mzuri, specialists in conservation tillage, have confirmed their attendance at Groundswell show and conference. Focusing on reduced cultivation practices, the event will be taking place in Hitchin, Hertfordshire on 30th June. As well as showcasing their innovative single pass drill system, Mzuri’s technical staff will be on their stand to advise visitors on best strip tillage techniques and successful soil...

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