Northern Ireland
Training fully booked for soil scheme
Kieran Mailey
All courses to be held this spring as part of the SNMS are fully booked with farmers now being directed to the online training option.
7 February 2024 Farm machinery
Variable rate fertiliser application, is it viable?
Dermot Forristal from Teagasc Oak Park explains what variable rate application is and examines are Irish farmers losing out without adopting it.
3 January 2024 Northern Ireland
Training options for soil nutrient health scheme
David Wright looks at the first set of training to be completed by farmers as part of the soil nutrient health scheme.
Top tips for soil sampling before spring
Soil samples should be taken before the lifting of the fertiliser and slurry restrictions in early 2024.
29 December 2023 Management
Soil sampling scheme reopens for applications
Participation in the scheme is voluntary and it is open to all regions and farming enterprises.
16 October 2023 News