Soil Resilience in Extremes

Ideas to futureproof our soils in extreme weather events

  • PLEASE BRING OUTDOOR & INDOOR FOOTWEAR

Programme:

9.00am - Whaplode Marsh Farm Soil pit demo with our presenters Ian Robertson, Dick Neale and Rich Daubney
Travel to - Holbeach University Campus
Introduction – Rich Daubney (Local Agronomist)

What you will get from the meeting:
• Interaction between cultivation changes and agronomy
• Tips to build in soil resilience and improve soil structure
• Thought provoking ideas of possible alternative cultivation approaches
• New ways to understand soil nutritional availability, interactions and health.

 

Presentations:
• Soils, biology, structure and nutrient cycling
• Cultivation choice and cover crops - explaining the effects on soils
• TerraMap - Revolutionary nutrient and soil mapping in high definition
• Omnia - bringing precision information together simply, for use in field with existing machinery.
Lunch and Close

 

VENUE:
O A Taylor Ltd
Whaplode Marsh Farm, Saracen’s Head
Holbeach, Spalding PE12 8AZ
AFTERWARDS:
Travel to National Centre for Food Manufacturing, Holbeach
Technology Park, Holbeach PE12 7PT

 

 

Register attendance ASAP please:
Rich Daubney: 07890 315736
Email: richard.daubney@farmacy.plc.uk