Contents tagged with irrigation

4 July 2019

Irrigation and pre-emergence weed control were also on the agenda for the 50+ attendees

6 June 2019

Summer events preview, Meet the regional team, Assurances for seed exports to Egypt, Next Gen visit Westminster

5 June 2019

Trials on herbicides, desiccation, water management and dormancy are planned for 2019

21 May 2019

How to keep your water supply resilient during extreme weather

9 May 2019

The horticulture sector is now co-funding a centre of excellence to develop new commercial water-saving techniques for precision irrigation and fertigation, for soft fruit growers.

21 May 2019

A demo day at Elveden Estate looking at herbicides and irrigation

8 May 2019

The Environment Agency has downgraded irrigation prospects for the 2019 season what can growers do now?

19 September 2018

This factsheet introduces the application of current technology for irrigation scheduling in container-grown hardy nursery stock (HNS) that has largely been developed as part of AHDB Horticulture-funded project HNS 97, as well as describing other methods and equipment also available

19 September 2018

This factsheet provides practical recommendations for the efficient irrigation of container-grown hardy nursery stock in order to optimise water use and maintain plant quality in peat-based, peat-reduced and peat-free growing media and to minimise the risk of potential nutrient leaching from crops.

19 September 2018

This factsheet describes how water application rates and uniformity can be measured and improved for overhead irrigation systems for container-grown crops.

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

6 August 2018

After three weeks without rainfall, AHDB’s Strategic Potato (SPot) Farm Scotland Open Day took place on the light loams of Bruce Farms near Meigle, Perthshire on Tuesday (10 July)