We have a broad range of tools to help with everything from benchmarking costs and recording instances of blight, to choosing the perfect varieties of potatoes or cereals for your farm. Take a look at the list below and keep checking back, as we add new tools regularly.
Farmbench helps you to understand and compare your full costs of production at both enterprise and whole-farm level.
Calculate the cost of farm machinery, per hectare or per hour, with this simple calculator.
Cereals, Oilseeds and Horticulture
These emergence charts are designed to help you time your control measures.
Calculate your blackcurrant chill hours.
See the extent of risk of Sclerotinia infection of oilseed rape crops in your area.
Calculate the carbon footprint of oilseed rape or cereals.
EWR has an important influence on the amount of nitrate leached and, thus, the nitrogen availability to a crop.
Find all the recorded incidents of blight across the UK and sign up to Blight alerts.
Independent data on GB-certified potato varieties that have undergone independent resistance testing for key pests, diseases and pathogens.
Time your cereals insecticide sprays for aphid/BYDV control with greater accuracy.
Calculate the kg/ha of cereal seed you require based on seed rate and the thousand grain weight.
Navigate AHDB Recommended Lists trial data and identify varieties your unique situation.
Beef, Lamb, Dairy and Pork
This comprehensive spreadsheet will help you to manage your money.
The electronic medicine book for pigs (eMB-Pigs) enabling the industry to record more accurate on-farm antibiotic usage data.
This calculator allows you to input costings under three distinct rearing periods; birth to weaning, weaning to six months and six months to calving. Changes in management can then be inputted to see how they might affect these costs, for example, reducing the age at first calving from 27 to 24 months.
Input farm-specific data and see where changes can be made to improve the milk price on your current contract.
Explore the varieties on the Recommended Grass and Clover lists for england and wales looking at attributes such as yield, persistency, quality and disease resistance.
By selectively using sexed semen to breed replacement heifers from your best cows, you can reduce rearing costs by only rearing the heifers you need.