Land Drainage Stone

Badly drained land can have a serious impact on a farmer’s ability to make a profit.

Tractor spreading drainage stone on land.

Bennettsbridge Limestone has a range of drainage stone products suitable for your individual land drainage requirements.

Benefits of improved land drainage to a grassland farmer:

  • Increased yield and lower production costs
  • An extended grazing season
  • Reduced surface damage by livestock
  • Improved trafficability/accessibility for machinery
  • Reduced reliance on supplementary feedstuffs
  • Reduced disease risk to livestock
  • Better availability of N in soil

 

For more information or to buy our drainage stone products, contact us today. 

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