Contents tagged with nutrients

21 July 2021

How new results will shape RB209’s nitrogen recommendations for this crop.

11 February 2021

Find out what changed in the 2020 edition of RB209

5 May 2020

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

26 February 2020

Nutrient management plans need to account for the loss of nitrate from sodden soils and crop condition

19 November 2019

Maintaining good soil health is essential to optimise production from both grazing and silage swards. In this section, you’ll find out how to assess your soil and see how beef farmer, Johnny Haimes uses his nutrient management plan.

21 April 2020

This series of web pages can help producers develop a grazing plan for efficient grass-based beef production.

29 June 2019

A guide to selecting growing media that have physical and nutritional characteristics to match crop needs is vitally important to keep production to schedule and avoid downgrading and wastage.

17 June 2019

The pros and cons associated with the decision to incorporate or sell straw are outlined in an updated AHDB publication.

2 April 2019

Relatively dry winter conditions across most of the UK mean farmers could potentially reduce the amount of nitrogen applied to crops

7 May 2021

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

6 February 2019

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

25 January 2019

Nutrient Management Guide RB209 updated with new guidance

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