Natural resources

11 June 2019

A Plum Demonstration Centre will now receive funding from AHDB to demonstrate ‘best practice’ and increase the use of new technology by tree-fruit growers.

10 June 2019

The soil health scorecard brings together information about the chemical, physical and biological properties of soil.

6 June 2019

To help improve British soils, a system akin to traffic lights and an MOT is in development as part of an Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) research partnership.

12 June 2019

Potatoes events, from conferences to field walks, held across Britain this summer

10 July 2019

Testing new blends of growing media for ornamental plant production

24 May 2019

If you're thinking of undersowing maize, this article from the Maize Growers Association will help you understand the benefits it might bring.

20 May 2019

Three industry organisations have joined forces to launch a brand new field-based arable event for Scotland.

21 May 2019

How to keep your water supply resilient during extreme weather

17 May 2019

Two upcoming monitor farm meetings will dig deeper into soil health for the arable sector.

9 May 2019

The horticulture sector is now co-funding a centre of excellence to develop new commercial water-saving techniques for precision irrigation and fertigation, for soft fruit growers.

8 May 2019

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

29 May 2019

Focus on how to assess soil nutrient status, plan nutrient use and apply nutrients to achieve improved resource efficiency