Contents tagged with fertiliser

27 March 2020

Waterlogged swards need a kick-start this season. Grazing managers who rely on their usual fertiliser rates could see disappointing growth rates. Paddocks that were flooded, or severely waterlogged, over winter need rejuvenation, followed by higher nitrogen and sulphur applications.

20 October 2023

We look at the factors affecting the nutrient requirements of lucerne.

19 November 2019

Software may now enable British farmers and growers to unlock the full potential of their land by applying the exact nutrients it needs.

19 November 2019

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

5 April 2024

Our analysts look at the latest trends in key farm inputs

18 April 2024

The AHDB Nutrient Management Guide (RB209) offers best practice guidance on the application of mineral fertilisers, manures and slurries to crops and grassland.

19 March 2024

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.

24 March 2023

How to determine the nutrient requirements of fruit, vines and hops

24 March 2023

How to determine the nutrient requirements of vegetables and bulbs.

24 March 2023

How to determine the nutrient requirements of potatoes

6 June 2023

The nutrient requirements of cereals, oilseeds, peas and beans, sugar beet and biomass crops.

22 August 2023

How to determine the nutrient requirements of grass and forage crops.

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