Gove warns that UK farmers are 30-40 years away from ‘fundamental eradication of soil fertility’

The UK’s environment secretary Michael Gove has spoken out for the drastic need for the UK’s farmers to tackle the decline in biodiversity and prevent the eradication of soil fertility.

Worms: the farmers friend

Worms are one of the most important animals on the planet and you know what every farmer needs to respect and learn to love them.

Sunday Feature: Soil and Water: The Origins of Life

This is heavy land and not so easy to manage, but when the drains are working and the grass is set, it's rich and productive.

Dept of Agriculture announces Interim Nitrogen & Phosphorus Statements

The Department recently published a press release on their SMS Nitrogen and Phosphorus notification system.

Urea & Gaseous Emissions

Teagasc has released information on how to best manage urea on your farm.

September Ideal Time For Soil Sampling

Soil fertility is at the heart of good farming and is critical to the productivity and profitability of both grassland and tillage cropping.