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Getting it Right: Manures & Fertilisers- Dorset

When: July 17th 2018 10:30 to 14:30
Location: DT2 0LF

Join CSF, AHDB & Wessex Water at an on-farm event to have a practical look at getting full value from your manures, fertilisers and soils.

The event will focus on how to assess soil nutrient status, plan nutrient use and apply nutrients to achieve improved resource efficiency.

Date:  Tuesday 17 July

Time: 10:30 for an 11:00 start, finishing at 14:30- Light lunch provided

Venue: Evershot Farms Ltd - Holywell Dairy, Holywell, Nr Evershot, Dorset DT2 0LF

By kind invitation of Allaster Dallas of Evershot Farms Ltd

Do you understand how to test your soils & interpret the results?
Are you getting the most out of slurries, manures, digestate & fertilisers?

Are you complying with the new Farming Rules for Water?

This event will host practical sessions with guest speakers on:

  • Soil testing
  • Nutrient use and efficiencies
  • Farming rules for water
  • Spreading organic manures
  • Manure storage & standards
  • Organic farmer insight
  • Contractor kit demonstrations

Guest Speakers include:

Charles Bentley - ADAS
Mark Tucker - YARA
Tom Tolput - Feed & Nutritionist
Ed Hiscock - Dorset Organic farmer
Allaster Dallas – Evershot Farms Ltd
Matt Stantiford - SC Marsh Contractors
Rebecca Tavernor - Environment Agency

Booking is essential
0208 0268780 farmevents@naturalengland.org.uk
BASIS CPD & Dairy Pro points applied