Soil & Water Management Centre

Developing & improving your soils

Soil management for grassland/maize farmers - Perry, Roden, Tern, Worfe and Meres and Mosses. (3, 57, 58)

  • 20 Jan 2015
  • 09:45 - 13:00
  • Shawbury Village Hall, SY4 4NH
  • 20

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  • Soil Management - Grassland Maize workhops

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Soil Management - Grassland Maize Workshop

Are you maximising your soils? Are you able to make any changes to your farming practice to improve your most valuable resource. This workshop will help you gain some advice on what you can do to help you on your farm

9.30 Coffee 

10.00 Introduction, CSF Officer

10.10 Cultivations – Soil Structure – the key dynamics (effect of stock on soils in winter)

11.00 Practical ways of assessing structural damage and how to remove it (close to waterways)

11.50 Coffee

12.10 Making the best of machinery on grassland to apply inputs with the least amount of damage

12.30 Case study on grassland management

12.45 CSFO update

1.00 Close

The event is jointly sponsored and funded by the Soil & Water Management Centre and Catchment Sensitive Farming

Harper Adams University: Lee Williams
Business Development Officer
t: 01952 815244

Site Admin: Tim Chamen
E-mail: tim@ctfeurope.eu
t: 01525 405121/Mob 07714 206048

Events organiser: Tim Chamen
t: 01525 405121 m: 07714 206048
E-mail: tim@ctfeurope.eu


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