Contents tagged with nutrient management

29 June 2019

A guide to selecting growing media that have physical and nutritional characteristics to match crop needs is vitally important to keep production to schedule and avoid downgrading and wastage.

26 April 2019

Tough new Clean Air Strategy1 targets are spurring farmers and growers to develop more practices to cut ammonia emissions and reduce the industry’s environmental footprint, further.

18 April 2019

Regular soil tests and the recommendations associated with them are vital tools that must be used in order to ensure the best possible crop yield

2 April 2019

Relatively dry winter conditions across most of the UK mean farmers could potentially reduce the amount of nitrogen applied to crops

6 February 2019

Rainfall levels have been below average so far this winter and this has implications for nutrient management

25 January 2019

Nutrient Management Guide RB209 updated with new guidance

4 February 2019

The amount of excess winter rainfall has an important influence on the amount of nitrate leached and, thus, the nitrogen availability to a crop. Find out how to account for nitrate losses.

28 August 2018

The Fertigation Bible gives details about existing and innovative technology to make water use more sustainable in horticulture, as well as guidance on subjects such as storage and nutrient addition

7 June 2019

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of fruit, vines and hops

7 June 2019

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of vegetables and bulbs.

7 June 2019

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of potatoes.