Contents tagged with manure

3 November 2023

At a time when sustainable agriculture and environmental stewardship are vital, improving the nutrient use efficiency (NUE) of organic manures is a crucial goal.

25 November 2021

Find out what anaerobic digestion is and how it can help the agricultural sector move towards becoming net zero.

13 March 2023

Find out more about the benefits of livestock manures for arable systems.

18 November 2020

Find out how Andrew Palmer, KE Manager, has been working with stakeholders to assess the value of FYM and the impact it can have on crop productivity

20 November 2020

Increasing the proportion of the year that cattle spend grazing outdoors can reduce ammonia emissions.

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 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 December 2019

How to sample farmyard manure

22 September 2023

Find information on arable rotation in livestock – forage crops, cover crops and more.