Compaction caused by livestock, heavier tractors, and larger machinery needs dealing with to get the best out of your grassland.
Removing compaction from grassland is beneficial on all famrs, regardless of soil type and sward lifting is widely acknowledged to boost grass growth, allow earthworm populations to increase, and benefit herd management as the improved drainage enables an earlier turnout and extended autumn grazing.
The shearbolt or hydraulic reset Sward Lifter features:
• Cutting disc mounted on spring loaded trailing arm - prevents soil burst which damages the grass.
• Simple depth control system.
• Reversible shin - protects the leg from wear and reduces cost of ownership.
• Individual spring loaded roller - closes the slot and levels the surface.
• 3 or 5 leg models