Cover Crop Demonstration
Angel Ganev and the Farmacy team warmly welcome you to attend a field scale demonstration of cover crops and discussion with our presenters Dick Neale, Hutchinsons technical manager and Phil Billings from Severn Trent Water.
Sandy Soils - alternative ways of establishing spring crops
- Achieving more stable soil and reducing erosion
- Building fertility and reducing leaching
- Retaining moisture and keeping soil cool
- Increasing soil organic matterTuesday 20th November
9.45am - 12.30pm (Refreshments provided)
Inkersall Grange Farm,
By kind permission of Robert Thomas Farms
9:45am - Arrive and welcome
10:00am - Introduction from Dick Neale
10:20am - Phil Billings - Severn Trent Water -“STEPS” grants options for funding cover crops and improving soil health.
10.30am - Visit trial plots - Discuss the management techniques pre crop establishment, including assessment of the rooting in each plot.
12:30pm - Concludes
If you would like to attend, please RSVP: -
Lisa Dean: 01526 831000
Email: [email protected]