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CTF and Precision Farming in Action

  • 03 Feb 2015
  • 10:00 - 15:00
  • Eglington & Son Ltd, North Hill Office, Letton, Thetford, Norfolk IP25 7PS
  • 5

Registration

  • Please contact Chris Eglington for discount code.
  • For attendees who are not members of Camgrain or CTF Europe
  • Tickets for presenters and sponsors

Registration is closed

CTF at Eglington

Come and see:

CTF on a smaller scale - problems faced and solutions including:

  • rotational ploughing
  • precision drilling of OSR
  • tracks versus new tyre technology
  • equipment used and general application of precision farming
(4 "Application Practice" BASIS points have been allocated to this meeting)

Where?

S.S. Eglington & Son Ltd, North Hill Office, Letton, Thetford, Norfolk IP25 7PS, UK

When? Tuesday 3rd February 2015

What time?

10.00 but hot sausage rolls to die for from 09.30!

Will there be lunch?

Yes

What will it cost?

CTF Europe and Camgrain members: £10
Non-members: £20
Camgrain members please obtain a discount code before registering by getting in touch with Chris Eglington, whose contact details you should have.

Programme

10.00  Introduction to Controlled Traffic Farming (CTF) - Tim Chamen, CTF Europe
10.10  CTF on a Smaller Scale - Chris Eglington, S.S. Eglington & Son Ltd
10.45  Advances in tyre technology - Andy Balfour, Michelin plc
11.00  Break
11.30  Harvesting and baling in one pass - Nick Hishon, Glenvar Bale Direct
11.45  Strip tillage and drilling - George Sly, Sly Agri Ltd
12.00  Precision drilling of oilseed rape - Chris Eglington
12.30  Lunch, machinery inspection and drone demonstration by qualified pilot, Dave Franciosy
13.30  Field visit
Event kindly sponsored by
Kverneland          CamgrainAnglia Grain    Sly Agri Ltd
Precision DecisionsMichelin
WWC

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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