Contents tagged with rainfall

9 October 2020

Currently, across most of the UK, soil moisture deficits are severe, with over 75 mm of rain needed to return the soil back to field capacity.

31 March 2022

Guidance on the rules and regulations around water use on your farm

1 April 2020

Guidance on how to manage waste water and field drainage

26 February 2020

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

29 November 2021

Information on feed, contamination, housing and health during flooding

2 April 2019

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

6 February 2019

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

10 May 2022

All the latest analysis on weather events and their effect on farming and growing

6 April 2022

Find out how to account for nitrate losses with the EWR tool. Use this information to guide nutrient management planning

2 November 2018

Water is a limited resource and water use in agriculture is a global concern. A significant quantity of water is used to produce each kilo of meat, however farmers can help minimise this water footprint by reducing water use on farm. This document looks at the factors farmers should consider