Contents tagged with Nitrogen

4 March 2019

Once more SPot Scotland has shown you can vastly reduce nitrogen use without seeing any negative impact on yield or crop quality. In fact, we have seen better yields when less nitrogen has been applied.

28 February 2019

East Anglia farmers urged to work more closely with nature at Agronomy 2019 event

6 February 2019

Rainfall levels have been below average so far this winter and this has implications for nutrient management

4 February 2019

The amount of excess winter rainfall has an important influence on the amount of nitrate leached and, thus, the nitrogen availability to a crop. Find out how to account for nitrate losses.

30 August 2018

Two new AHDB research projects on nitrogen (N) and sulphur (S) management in oats and wheat have been bolstered by a half a million pound co-investment from industry

11 December 2018

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

23 May 2018

This factsheet provides results of nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) response experiments on sweetcorn (Zea mays L. var. rugosa) from work undertaken in AHDB Horticulture project FV 409, which was carried out during 2013 and 2014, to improve understanding of sweetcorn responses to N and P.

16 October 2018

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of potatoes.

21 February 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.

6 March 2019

The AHDB Nutrient Management Guide (RB209) offers best practice guidance on the application of mineral fertilisers, manures and slurries to crops and grassland. All seven sections can be accessed from this page. Download section 1, below.