Soil & Water Management Centre

Developing & improving your soils

Soil&Water2017 - Essex

  • 06 Dec 2017
  • 09:30 - 16:30
  • Throws Farm Conference Centre, Stebbing, Dunmow, Essex CM6 3AQ

Registration

(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Your registration will require a code but will be paid for centrally by Agrii - contact Andrew Richards for the code
  • Registration for Smart Agri members by midnight on 24th October 2017. Thank you if you have already registered under "Expression of Interest". Please click on "New registration" when given the option.
  • Registration by midnight on 24th October 2017. Thank you if you have already registered under "Expression of Interest". Please click on "New registration" when given the option.
  • Thank you if you have already registered under "Expression of Interest". Please click on "New registration" when given the option.
  • Free ticket for speakers and sponsors. Registration code required

Register

Soil&Water2017

Annual Winter Conference
Harper Adams Soil & Water Management Centre

*5 BASIS (E) and 2 NRoSO points have been allocated to this conference*

Programme

08.30  Optional breakfast

09.00  Light refreshments

09.20  Welcome and introductions

09.30  Bio/Eco systems:
             “Earthworms – nature’s plough”
Speaker: Lucy Crockford, HAU

10.00  What amendments work?
             “Not all bullsh*t is good for your soil”
Speaker: Simon Jeffery, HAU

10.30  Refreshments

11.00  Drainage advances:
            “Drain the problem not the field”
Speaker: Fred Clarke, Mastenbroek

11.30  Farm drainage case studies.

12.00  Quick-fire commercials

12.30  Lunch, networking and commercial displays

14.00  Strip Till/Cover Cropping:
            "Less is more – let nature do some of
             the work"
Speaker: Victor Leforestier, France

14.45  Farm Strip Till/Cover Cropping case
            studies

15.15  Harper Tillage and Traffic Projects:
            "Less traffic reduces tillage and
             increases yields"
            Reports from UK, Zambia & USA
Speaker: Dick Godwin, HAU

15.45  Summary and rounding off

16.00  Close

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Registration is subject to VAT at 20%

Also present and sponsoring the conference:



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