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Counting carbon on Tullamore Farm
Siobhán Walsh
Here are the soil carbon results from samples taken to 30cm on Tullamore Farm.
20 July 2022 Tullamore Farm
Work to be done on soil in Tullamore Farm
There is work to be done to bring soils to optimum levels for P and K on Tullamore Farm. Soil testing is the best place to start.
Storing an average 74.2t/ha of carbon on the Footprint Farms
Storing carbon can help to combat emissions, as that carbon is taken in from the atmosphere.
UFU president backs soil health scheme
The £45m soil nutrient health scheme aims to sample fields across NI over a four year period.
1 June 2022 Northern Ireland
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.
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.
2 March 2022 Soils
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