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Farm Programmes
Tillage soils show impressively high carbon levels
Siobhán Walsh
Any remaining tillage fields were sampled for soil carbon after harvest and the results are back.
17 August 2022 Husbandry
Unravelling the stubble cultivation obligations
Recent amendments to the nitrates obligations for tillage farmers see a number of derogations applied to the obligation to cultivate all stubbles post harvest.
6 July 2022 Fodder
Fertiliser and feed savings from fodder and catch crops
Fodder crops have many advantages from providing extra fodder on farm to saving nutrients.
Catch crops recovered up to 64kg N/ha on Signpost farms
Catch crops were sampled for yield and nitrogen uptake on the Teagasc Signpost farms in December.
1 July 2022 News
Cover crops: what are the options?
Catch crops have many advantages. They can really improve soil health on farms and can sequester carbon from the atmosphere.
21 July 2021 Soils