Ploughing depletes top soil

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BBC Radio 4 Farming Today. Saturday 9th March, 2019

QUOTES FROM THIS POD CAST:

“84% of top soil in the UK has been lost since 1850 due to chemical farming and ploughing.”

“Ploughing the soil is like putting a ball and chain through your house”

 

 

 

 

Further reading

100 years later… Farming Today

Some of the principles that Howard wrote about 100 years ago are just being talked about in this broadcast of Farming Today. From the Groundswell

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