Northern Ireland
UFU president backs soil health scheme
David Wright
The £45m soil nutrient health scheme aims to sample fields across NI over a four year period.
Almost 900ha of soil carbon sampling on the Footprint Farms
Soil carbon sampling is being carried out on the Footprint Farms at present. Almost 900ha will be sampled over the next few weeks.
2 March 2022 Soils
Feeding plants with more than N, P and K is essential
Robbie Byrne of Precision Nutrition talked through some of the major and minor elements needed for crop growth.
Scottish farmers still in the dark on payments
Farmers were left disappointed about the lack of update on the future of farm support from the Rural Affairs Minister at the NFUS conference.
16 February 2022 Scotland
A day makes a big difference on soil samples
The Dealer learned of a technicality on soil sampling dates this week and it could cause some trouble on farms.
9 February 2022 News
Soil testing crucial for farmers this spring
With the surge in fertiliser prices, can any farmer afford not to test soils this spring?
31 December 2021 Management