Soil & Water Management Centre

Developing & improving your soils

Soil management for grassland/maize farmers - Lower Lune Catchments. (52)

  • 11 Mar 2015
  • 10:30 - 14:30
  • Holme Head Farm, Hornby, Lancaster, LA2 8LL
  • 26


  • 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

10.30 Coffee
10.45 Introduction, CSF Officer
11.00 Cultivations – Soil Structure – the key dynamics (effect of stock on soils in winter)
11.50 Practical ways of assessing structural damage and how to remove it
12.30 Lunch
13.00 Making the best of machinery on grassland to apply inputs with the least amount of damage
13.20 Case study on grassland management
13.45 CSFO update
2.00 Lune Rivers Trust session
2:20 Campaign for Farmed Environment update
2:30 Close

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


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t: 01525 405121/Mob 07714 206048

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

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