Charlie Morgan - Soil compaction: Pasture performance and flood risk

12th June 2018

Join Richard and David Chester at their farm to find out more about soil compaction, subsoiling and its role in reducing flood risk. 

Grassland expert Charlie Morgan will discuss how poor soil condition and compaction is a major contrubutor to reduced pasture performance. Soil compaction creates conditions for waterlogging, poaching and increases the risk of runoff, leading to soil and nutrient loss. Charlie will explain how these issues can be avoided and how we can get the best returnes from our soils.

Ground conditions have not been better for a long time… so find out how to alleviate the problems caused by previous wet years!

Lunch provided.  Booking essential

Brownrigg Hall Farm

Allonby

Maryport

CA15 6RB

Starts at 10.30am

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