No-till farming is one of the best ways to protect your soil, and the environment, today. With no-till, you grow your field from year to year without disturbing your soil through tillage. Every year, your fertile topsoil is worn away by wind and rain at alarming rates. No-till conversion helps to combat this. No-till will help preserve topsoil, reduce labor costs, and maintain the beauty of your turfgrass.
With no-till conversion, you get rid of the conventional way of ‘tilling’ the soil. You’ll simply plant right through the residue of past plantings (even leaving the weeds). Slots are cut into the earth and then equipment follows behind and plants the seeds. Machinery will then close those openings and the field is planted.
The benefits of no till conversions include:
If you have questions about maintaining your turf or are considering no-till conversion, contact the experts at Modern Turf.