Event through the Rural Hub:
Thursday 9th February 2023
10.00am – 12.30pm
At Leadon Vale Farm, Crowfield Lane, Dymock, Glos, GL18 2AE
(courtesy of Mark and Fiona Woodall)
"This workshop with Lucinda Lewis (Wye & Usk Foundation) will give an introduction to carrying out some basic soil assessment tests, with the aid of the Soilmentor App.
We will cover:-
Accessing information about the Soilmentor tests
Simple practical tests that you can do yourself at home
How to plan your soil testing regime
How this can help with your ongoing evidence for the Sustainable Farming Incentive
How the results of the tests can aid management decisions to increase farm profitability
We will be going out in the field to carry out these tests, so please come dressed for the weather!!
Numbers are limited so please book your place as soon as possible
When booking, please give your Holding Number or SBI number
If you have a smartphone, please bring it with you.
This event is funded by Fastershire, a partnership between Herefordshire Council and Gloucestershire County Council to deliver faster broadband to the two counties.