Peeblesshire Soil & Nutrient Network Farm Meeting

Event Details

Address: Wormiston Farm, Eddleston, Peebles EH45 8PP

By kind permission of Robbie Brockie

The final meeting of the Peeblesshire Soil & Nutrient Network is to be held at Wormiston, Peebles on the 22nd August 2017. The objective of the project is to look at soil and nutrient management with the aim of reducing fertiliser costs, improving soil structure and biodiversity and making the best use of organic manures. By visually assessing soil structure, analysing soil and nutrient budgeting, significant financial savings can be made with small alterations to your nutrient and soil management. The final meeting will look over the farm project and highlight the savings which have been made as a result of the project.

The final meeting will focus on.

  • Savings made at Wormiston as a result of nutrient budgeting
  • Making quality silage
  • Nutrients required for silage
  • Grassland compaction
  • Soil Biodiversity

 

Speakers : Chris McDonald, Paul Hargreaves, Craig Bothwell

Bacon rolls on arrival!!

 

Please contact Sandra on 0131 6037520 or book your place online at FAS.scot to help with catering arrangements.

Booking

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