Soil & Water Management Centre

Developing & improving your soils

Soil management for grassland/maize farmers - The Waver, Wampool and Ellen Catchments (19)

  • 04 Feb 2015
  • 09:45 - 13:00
  • Hopes Auction Mart, Syke Road, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 9NS
  • 12


  • 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

9.45 Coffee 

10.00 Introduction, CSF Officer

10.10 Cultivations – Soil Structure – the key dynamics 

11.00 Practical ways of assessing structural damage and how to remove it 

11.40 Coffee

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

12.30 Lunch

1.00 Close. A visit to a farm will take place if the weather allows. Please bring suitable clothing for a visit to the farm.

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

Basis and NRoSO points avilable


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Events organiser: Tim Chamen
t: 01525 405121 m: 07714 206048

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