Soil & Water Management Centre

Developing & improving your soils

Improving Your Soils - Cultivations

  • 23 Feb 2017
  • 09:45 - 15:00
  • Welbeck Estates, Lady Margaret Hall, Worksop, Nottinghamshire S80 3NB


  • Registration for the farming community

Registration is closed



Improving Your Soils -


A free interactive workshop with Nuffield Scholar David Gardner from IfA and Nim Kibbler of the University of Edinburgh, who together will be exploring the intimate nature of soils

  • What do we do that's bad for our soils?
  • Impacts of cultivations, machinery and animals on soil structure, drainage and biology
  • What options do we have for improving soil management?
  • Improving soil organic matter - why and how
  • Measuriing and monitoring soil health
  • Exploring our Soils
    • assessment of soil texture and structure

Lunch provided

Possible covered trailer tour of the Welbeck Estate afterwards, weather permitting. A map showing the location of The Lady Margaret Hall can be downloaded from here.

BASIS points available



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