Cover Crops - South East

This event has been organised by Natural England

Feb. 18, 2015: 09:00:00 - 13:00:00 | Northbrook Farm, Northbrook, Micheldever, SO21 3AJ

CFE, CSF, Cover Crops, Soils, Nitrogen

Cover Crops - definitely worth a second look...

The Campaign for the Farmed Environment and Catchment Sensitive Farming invite you to attend the results meeting of the Micheldever cover crop trials, to see the effects of cover crops on soil structure and learn how they have an important role in the health of your soils.

Wednesday 18th February 2015
Northbrook Farm, Northbrook, Micheldever, SO21 3AJ

09:00 Arrival at Northbrook Farm SO21 3AJ
09:15 Introduction and welcome: David Miller, Wheatsheaf Farming
09:30 Tour of cover crop plots and soil pits: Mark Glover, Agrii agronomist
10:30 Travel to Northbrook Hall, Micheldever SO21 3DF
10:45 Registration, coffee and biscuits
11:00 Nitrogen and cover crops; the results: Allison Grundy, Growhow
11:30 Soil biology: tbc
12:15 CSF in the Test and Itchen; Serena Leadlay, CSF
12:30 Q & A session with panel: chaired by Peter Thompson, CFE
13:00 Soup and sandwich lunch


- Please book to secure your place

If you haven't already booked your place, please do so by contacting Tim Clarke on 07713 333196 or email southeast@cfeonline.org.uk