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Keeping the Water Flowing

The combines have been packed away and many of our customers are now well into their autumn cultivations and drilling operations. The summer and early autumn this year has been kinder than 2012 and for many, the change in season has provided the chance to start afresh for the new agricultural year after a difficult

Helping to Improve Yields

August, September and October are always our three busiest months of the year as demand for our Land Drainage expertise increases following the removal last year’s crops at harvest. Clear fields allow room for our equipment to come into the fields and install new land drains comprehensively across the wet areas of land. The wet

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The Importance of Culverts

With the Indian summer continuing and autumn cultivations pressing ahead with perfect soil conditions this autumn, it is easy to forget the important role that ditch systems played 12 months ago when a very different weather pattern was upon us. Ditch systems were filled to capacity transporting surplus water away from arable fields following on

Bird Hide Takes Flight for New Location at Hickling Broad

Uprooting a fragile, 13-year-old bird hide on a Broadland National Nature Reserve isn’t the easiest of tasks, let alone when it’s attached to the legacy of the Cadbury family. However we used our half a century of problem solving expertise to assist Norfolk Wildlife Trust (NWT) in the movement of its 13ft tall Cadbury Hide

Act now to avoid problems with spring cultivation

We’re urging landowners to act now to avoid serious problems for spring cultivations and beyond, after experiencing a 25 per cent increase in water management projects as a result of the prolonged rainfall. Our teams have seen ditch systems and land drainage infrastructure being pushed to its limits, with ageing systems installed back in the