AHDB funds an extensive programme of research and knowledge exchange on soil management. On this page you will find practical information on soil management as well as an overview of ongoing research and knowledge exchange.
Soil Biology and Soil Health Partnership
The final reports from WP1 (Benchmarking and baselining) are now available.
Project 1: Translating existing knowledge of management effects on soil biology and soil health for practitioners
Project 2: Selecting methods to measure soil health and soil biology and the development of a soil health scorecard
Project 3: Molecular approaches for routine soil-borne disease and soil health assessment - establishing the scope
The feedback and the presentation from the soil management industry workshop has been collated which you can download below.
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AHDB’s programme of research and knowledge exchange covers soil sampling, soil assessment of texture, pH, nutrient and organic matter content, drainage, cultivations and compaction as well as effects on soil borne diseases:
Soil biology and soil health
Effect of rotations
Horticulture knowledge exchange programme
Healthy Grassland Soils