What is causing drainage and flooding issues on farms?

What is causing drainage and flooding issues on farms?

Large areas of farmland were recently left underwater as swollen rivers and watercourses burst their banks, highlighting the impact that flooding and poor drainage can have on UK farms. But what is causing it to happen and what can farmers do to prevent it?  Here are some of the main causes: Climate change Since 1998,… Continue reading What is causing drainage and flooding issues on farms?

Guide to maintaining drainage ditches on farms

Guide to maintaining drainage ditches on farms

Having a good ditch maintenance strategy is vital to help prevent future flooding problems on farmland whilst also protecting wildlife. Here is our guide to maintain ditches: Why are ditches important? Ditches play an important role on farms as part of its drainage network. Land drainage systems are designed to flow into these watercourses and… Continue reading Guide to maintaining drainage ditches on farms

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