Contents tagged with water

30 September 2019

Improving existing buildings or designing new builds to the best standards has a lasting and positive impact on animal health and productivity. This manual covers a wide range of aspects to improve buildings for your cattle.

9 August 2019

Irrigation, herbicides and organic matter also on the agenda

24 July 2019

Our water resources specialist has provided some advice to help businesses in areas affected by water use restrictions.

6 June 2019

Summer events preview, Meet the regional team, Assurances for seed exports to Egypt, Next Gen visit Westminster

5 June 2019

Trials on herbicides, desiccation, water management and dormancy are planned for 2019

16 October 2019

How to keep your water supply resilient during extreme weather

8 May 2019

The Environment Agency has downgraded irrigation prospects for the 2019 season what can growers do now?

29 April 2019

Useful advice to help livestock farmers, deal with, or plan for, water supply disruption.

16 October 2019

The ‘think soils’ manual is a practical guide to soil assessment. It aims to help farmers, land managers, government and non-government advisers to recognise problems with erosion and runoff from agricultural land. Our changing climate makes this issue increasingly important.

23 July 2019

From 2 April 2018 all farmers in England will need to meet new government rules to protect water quality.

23 May 2019

This factsheet outlines a simple method for measuring infiltration in the field. It also explains how adding organic matter to soil can improve soil structure and water infiltration.

23 May 2019

Soil water supply is critical to managing the yield and quality of high-value horticultural crops. Improving soil health can benefit the supply of water from irrigation and rainfall by increasing infiltration rates and water-holding capacity.