Contents tagged with fertiliser

14 October 2019

This section of our rotational grazing series for beef production will help you tailor nitrogen application to your desired level of grassland production,

6 September 2019

For many years there has been a gradual move away from peat-based growing media as the benefits of adding other raw materials to peat to adjust and improve the blend have been recognised by the industry.

5 June 2019

Our analysts look at the latest farm expenses figures, such as feed, fertiliser and fuel

3 June 2019

The fundamental principles of crop nutrition and how to manage it

23 May 2019

Nutrient management can often be forgotten on beef and sheep farms, yet there is considerable scope to reduce costs and improve output through the use of home-produced and bought-in nutrients. All crops need a good nutrient supply from the soil to grow and thrive. This updated manual looks at how feeding grass and forage crops properly with manufactured fertilisers or slurries and manures can boost growth.

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

3 June 2019

RB209 provides essential nutrient management guidance. These guidelines provide more detail on N, the most important nutrient on the most extensive UK crop, wheat.

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.

3 June 2019

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of cereals, oilseeds, peas and beans, sugar beet and biomass crops.