Slurry and manure
Tips, tools and advice on slurry and manure management to help dairy, pig and beef farmers to reduce costs, add value and protect the environment.
How to manage slurry well
Work out your slurry storage requirements and explore different storage scenarios to comply with regulations
Managing slurry: How to save money and protect the environment
Slurry stores need to be big enough to get you through winter. This information, from AHDB, the Environment Agency, Catchment Sensitive Farming and Severn Trent, explains how you can calculate how much storage you need.
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Catchment Sensitive Farming can help farmers in priority areas with advice and grants to improve slurry management.
The Environment Agency regulates slurry stores in England under SSAFO and NVZ regulations. Contact details below.
- Email: email@example.com
- Call: 03708 506 506
STEPS is part of Severn Trent’s Farming 4 Water catchment management programme. Farmers can apply to fund environmental projects on farm, from the pre-defined list of funding options which are match-funded up to £5,000 per application.
Gov.uk outlines the regulations around slurry storage and management. The information can be found below.
Tried & Tested has a range of resources available to help with nutrient planning and slurry management.