Contents tagged with Soils

10 August 2020

This webinar looks at the theory and principles behind mole drainage and soil loosening, along with practical tips on how to effectively implement these operations in-field.

1 May 2020

An article looking at Using dirty water as a source of moisture for the grazing platform could lead to rejected paddocks, or poor residuals, caused by high potassium levels, which make grass taste bitter.

13 March 2020

Compaction is a bigger threat to yield than 'losing' growing days say Mark Stalham and Graham Bannister

18 February 2020

Find out what makes soil and how it is classified. Discover common soil-related issues and how to manage them.

2 January 2020

Wheels, loads, tyre pressures, tyre selection, variable pressure and compaction

23 December 2019

An in-depth look at wheels, loads, tyre pressures, tyre selection, variable pressure and compaction

5 November 2019

Benchmarking our soils and businesses

3 October 2019

Join us for a meeting is to discuss all things around soil from pH, water infiltration, organic matter, worms, how grazing/cropping effects the soil.

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.

17 July 2019

Discuss soil health techniques with growers and researchers

24 June 2019

Discover how DNA markers can be used to determine how management affects soil microbial diversity.

17 June 2019

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