Cover Crops - A Second Look - South West East

This event has been organised by Natural England

Feb. 25, 2015: 09:00:00 - 01:00:00 | Elmdown Farm, Elmdown, Ramsbury, Marlborough, SN8 2HL

cover crops, soil structure, trial results, nitrogen

Cover Crops - definitely worth a second look...

When: Wednesday 25th February 2015
Where: Elmdown Farm, Elmdown, Ramsbury, Marlborough SN8 2HL and 
The Ramsbury Brewery, Aldbourne, Marlborough SN8 2NN

The Campaign for the Farmed Environment and Catchment Sensitive Farming invites you to the second in a series of two morning meetings. At which you will be presented with the results of the cover crop trials, see the effects of cover crops on soil structure and learn how they have an important role in the health of your soils.

               09:00 Arrival at Bridge Farm, SN8 2HL
               09:15 Introduction and welcome: Duncan Lee, Ramsbury Estates
               09:30 Tour of cover crop plots and soil pits: Jim Hynes, Agrii agronomist
               10:30 Travel to Ramsbury Brewery SN8 2NN
               10:45 Registration, coffee and biscuits
               11:00 Nitrogen and cover crops; the results: Allison Grundy, Growhow
               11:30 Soil solutions: Mike Harrington, Edaphos
               12:15 CSF in the Kennet & Lambourn: Karen Davies, CSF
               12:30 Q & A session with panel: chaired by Tim Clarke, CFE
               13:00 Soup and sandwich lunch

Lunch and refreshments provided.

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