Contents tagged with nutrient management

28 August 2018

The Fertigation Bible gives details about existing and innovative technology to make water use more sustainable in horticulture, as well as guidance on subjects such as storage and nutrient addition

16 October 2018

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of fruit, vines and hops

16 October 2018

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of vegetables and bulbs.

16 October 2018

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of potatoes.

16 October 2018

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of cereals, oilseeds, peas and beans, sugar beet and biomass crops. Updated January 2018.

16 October 2018

In this section you will find information on how to determine the nutrient requirements of grass and forage crops. Updated January 2018

16 October 2018

In this section you will find information on the nutrient content of organic materials such as manures, compost and digestate. Updated January 2018

16 October 2018

In this section you will find essential information on good nutrient management including soil properties and liming. The information is relevant to arable, horticultural, potato and livestock producers.

10 August 2018

This GREATsoils case study examines the importance of effective soil assessment methods for the production of carrot crops through the experiences of producers Fresh Growers Ltd. The case study reviews the benefits of Albrecht approach to soil assessment and the impact on nutrient management.

10 August 2018

Grass is the most important, yet often overlooked, resource for livestock production. Well-managed grassland provides the most economic feed all year round, either as grazing or conserved forage. This manual provides beef and sheep producers with advice on how to get the best from their grassland