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Farm Management Handbook 2019/20

The 40th edition of the Farm Management Handbook is an essential tool for any progressive farm business, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date source of information for farmers, rural professionals, students…

What can the Farm Advisory Service do for you?

Regardless of farm size or business stage, the Scottish Farm Advisory Service can help you to increase the profitability and sustainability of your farming business through Government funding for one-to-one…

Figure 1 - one metre squares showing 41 t/ha; 25 t/ha & 5 t/ha manure application rates based on a standard manure analysis of 6 kg/t of N

Technical note (TN650): Optimising the application of bulky organic fertilisers

16 September 2016

Livestock manures should be viewed as valuable resources rather than as waste products. They can bring significant benefits to soils and crops when used appropriately, and their use can result in considerable savings on purchased fertilisers.

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