Contents tagged with earthworms

17 June 2022

Learn how worms munch their way through disease-infected residues.

3 June 2021

Earthworms incorporate organic material into the soil and provide channels for root growth.

3 June 2021

Soil organisms help bind soil into stable aggregates.

3 June 2021

Soils contain a very high diversity of organisms. These soil organisms interact with one another and the chemical and physical properties of the soil to drive soil processes.

4 June 2021

Soil biology drives soil functions – find out more.

14 July 2020

Interested in your soil health? This will be a practical session looking at how to assess your soil structure, using a VESS assessment, and your earthworm numbers across the farm. Use this information to inform management practices and hear how this has been put into practice on the AHDB Strategic Farms. Led by Anne Bhogal, ADAS, this will provide a hands on guide to what is needed in-field, a forum to ask your questions and the resources to carry it out for your farm business.

20 December 2018

Simple recording sheet to used on site when counting earthworm numbers. To accompany the 'How to Count Earthworms' factsheet.