Soil Management workshops, March 2015

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Climate East Midlands is working with the Farming Advice Service, the Environment Agency and the NFU, to deliver more free soil management workshops for farmers in March 2015.

These workshops are intended to help farmers improve the productivity and resilience of their business in the face of severe weather events.

Each half-day workshop includes an in-field demonstration of how to assess soil structure, how to correct damage and maintain effective soil drainage. Cross compliance issues related to soils will also be covered.

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Speakers include Philip Wright, of Wright Resolutions, an expert in soil management, with specialists from the Farming Advice Service, the Environment Agency, and Climate East Midlands.

A sandwich lunch will be provided.

Date Venue Time
Tuesday 3rd March 2015 Rainthorpe Farms, Stainton-by-Langworth, Lincolnshire, LN3 5BW 10:30-13:00
Thursday 5th March 2015 Home Farm, Marston St Lawrence, Northamptonshire, OX17 2DA 10:30-13:00
Thursday 12th March 2015 NTU Brackenhurst Campus, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0QF

10:00-12:30

13:30-16:00

Places are limited so please book now to avoid disappointment.

How to book:

Please contact Alex Hopkinson on 01664 502 648, or email alex.hopkinson@emcouncils.gov.uk

Well managed soil

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