Reducing Risk with Maize- FREE Drop-in event

Thursday 3rd March 2016 , 10am – 3pm

Fieldfare Farmers, Lea Hall Farm, Ash Parva, Whitchurch, Shropshire SY13 4NP

Earlier maize harvest?

Establishing cover crops?

Retain healthy soil structure and reducing soil loss risk?

  • Practical risk assessment for maize growing
  • Reviewing impacts of maize growing on soils and potential remedial activities
  • Machinery demonstrations
  • Under-sowing and Cover cropping to reduce soil loss
  • Information stands on maize varieties, grant schemes, Cross compliance etc

Tea, Coffee, Cakes and Hot Soup with rolls will be provided

Please book in for catering numbers by:

Email:  petel@shropshirewildlifetrust.org.uk or telephone Pete Lambert, Shropshire Wildlife Trust 07506 120022

This event is being delivered in partnership with Shropshire Wildlife Trust, Campaign for the Farmed Environment and Meres and Mosses NIA. Funded by the Environment Agency