GPS planting

Posted: Thursday, March 22, 2018

GPS technology is used for planting in larger fields

In larger fields the company uses GPS technology when planting to get the most efficient coverage.

The driver turns the tractor round at the end of the row and then the tractor effectively drives itself.

As the rows are opened, fertiliser is placed in the rows where it will be needed.

The potatoes are hand planted, placing the shoots pointing upwards to promote quick growth.