Contents tagged with water

15 March 2023

A drainpipe test is a simple way to measure infiltration of water into soil.

5 May 2022

The requirements for organic manure use on grassland and tillage land under the Farming Rules for Water have been clarified by new statutory guidance.

13 October 2023

Soil health and water supply is critical to managing the yield and quality of high-value crops.

13 October 2023

Moisture state is highly influenced by soil texture.

13 October 2023

Find out about soil pore network and infiltration.

13 October 2023

Soil constantly wets and dries in response to numerous factors, such as rainfall, evaporation and plant transpiration.

22 July 2021

The Farming Rules for Water (FRfW) were introduced in April 2018 to fulfil obligations on diffuse pollution under the Water Framework Directive, particularly in regard to reducing phosphorus (P) losses to water from agriculture.

25 March 2021

From rotation and cultivation to crop protection, Colin Chappell takes stock of all available information before taking final decisions.

26 May 2021

Find out how much water a calf needs.

2 February 2023

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

10 January 2024

Arable Connections features at events throughout the UK, giving you the opportunity to discuss the latest practical trials and demonstrations

19 January 2022

Reducing water use in the supply chain