Farmer holding a soil sample©Tim Scrivener
Livestock farmers are being encouraged to take a look at their soil structure, after a study revealed fewer than half of grassland fields have good soil composition. A Defra-funded study of 300 grassland fields found just 40% had good soil structure. According to Liz Genever, AHDB Beef and Lamb livestock scientist, now is the time that farmers should be looking at the state of their soils and taking any necessary action. See also: Get more soil management advice “At the end […]