Natural resources

18 April 2019

Regular soil tests and the recommendations associated with them are vital tools that must be used in order to ensure the best possible crop yield

14 May 2019

Opportunity to visit the ADAS led long-term trial investigating the impact of organic materials on soil health

17 April 2019

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

12 April 2019

Rhizoctonia solani is an aggressive, ubiquitous soil-borne pathogen of crops worldwide.

2 April 2019

Relatively dry winter conditions across most of the UK mean farmers could potentially reduce the amount of nitrogen applied to crops

2 April 2019

We invest in a broad range of research activities. This review covers the investment made by AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds and AHDB Potatoes.

9 April 2019

Efficient irrigation of container-grown hardy nursery stock (HNS) crops presents specific challenges to growers not found with field-grown crops.

14 March 2019

Soil cultivation strategies and benchmarking highlights from Simon Brock's time as Dereham Monitor Farmer

11 March 2019

This short factsheet is a starter's guide to what microorganisms, pathogens and pests inhabit the soil and the benefits or drawbacks of each of them.

11 March 2019

Soils contain a very high diversity of organisms. These soil organisms interact with one another and the chemical and physical properties of the soil to drive soil processes.

19 March 2019

We will be exploring how you can understand and analyse your crops' performance,

4 March 2019

Once more SPot Scotland has shown you can vastly reduce nitrogen use without seeing any negative impact on yield or crop quality. In fact, we have seen better yields when less nitrogen has been applied.