Managing and Making the Most of Manure


Join AHDB for a farm meeting at Strathmiglo, where the topic of the day will be farmyard manure (FYM).

This Meeting Will Cover

  • The benefits of FYM, how to manage it to get the best out of it
  • The value of the nutrients and how to increase those nutrients


  • John Muir (host farmer) will describe his farming strategy for his FYM
  • SOYL will then give a presentation using John’s soil samples analysis and FYM sample analysis to show how that fits into a nutrient management plan. This will also cover which financial savings could be made with FYM
  • Audrey Litterick from Earthcare Technical will also present how the benefits of FYM can be increased through careful management

Registration and refreshments will be available from 10:30am, with presentations commencing at 11:00am, and lunch will be provided.

BASIS and NRoSO points will be available for attending.

The event is free to attend, but please register to allow us to cater accordingly.