Carbon Week: Panel discussion - The ins and outs of carbon in the soil - measurement and management

Past Event

Thu, 04 March 2021

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Understanding the importance of carbon in agricultural soils is paramount to meeting environmental goals.

Join us for this cross-sector panel discussion aiming to increase the understanding of carbon in agricultural soils, including benefits relating to soil functioning. The panel will include:

  • David Powlson, Lawes Trust Senior Fellow, Rothamsted Research
  • Angus Gowthorpe, arable farmer with a beef enterprise
  • Wil Armitage, dairy farmer and Nuffield Scholar
  • Jack Bosworth, pigs and arable farmer and vice-chair for Young National Pig Association

During this session, the panel will discuss practical options for improving soil organic carbon in arable and grassland situations, which includes maintaining existing levels as well as increasing carbon inputs into the soil via short presentations and a Q&A session

If you can’t make it on the day, please still register, as it will be recorded and sent to you afterwards to watch in your own time.

*Please note this webinar allows you to claim for Basis, Dairy Pro, Pig Pro points.



If you have any questions about this event, please contact us using the details below.


T 01904 771218

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