Soil & Water Management Centre

Developing & improving your soils

Soil&Water2017 - Yorkshire

  • 07 Dec 2017
  • 09:30 - 16:30
  • Askham Bryan College, Askham Bryan, York YO23 3FR

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
  • Free registration for Askham Bryan students, but not including lunch.
  • Registration for Smart Agri members. Thank you if you have already registered under "Expression of Interest". Please click on "New registration" when given the option.
  • Registration for non-members. 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

08.15  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 and Zambia
Speaker: Dick Godwin, HAU

15.45  Summary and rounding off

16.00  Close


FIND OUT MORE ON OUR PRE-CONFERENCE PAGE

Registration is subject to VAT at 20%
Bookings are open until midnight on 26th November

Also present and sponsoring the conference:


    

Harper Adams University: Lee Williams
Business Development Officer
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