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DR KRIS NICHOLS - PART 1 - REGENERATING SOIL USING SOIL HEALTH PRINCIPLES TO MANAGE CARBON FLOWS

Posted April, 30th, 2021

On 27th April Dr Kris Nichols joined our members meeting to present on how soil is the foundation of regenerative, biologically based systems by increasing carbon, hydrogen and oxygen (i.e. organic matter).

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DR KRISTOFFERSEN DISCUSSING THE USE OF CULTIVAR BLENDS TO CONTROL DISEASE

Posted April, 23rd, 2021

Dr Rose Kristoffersen, Integrated Field Scientist at Corteva Agriscience, Denmark joined us on Thursday 22nd April to talk about Using Cultivar Blends to Control Diseases.

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THOMAS GENT - HOW NOT TO TALK ABOUT CARBON

Posted April, 16th, 2021

This week's members meeting was with BASE-UK member Thomas Gent, Gentle Farming at 7.00 pm on Thursday 15th April.

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JOEL WILLIAMS PART 2 - LIVING ROOTS FOR SOIL HEALTH

Posted April, 9th, 2021

Joel joined us from sunny Canada for the second of our series of meetings at 7.00 pm on Thursday 8th April.

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BECKY WILSON - FARM CARBON CUTTING TOOLKIT

Posted April, 2nd, 2021

Becky Wilson joined us for our members meeting on 1st April to present on the work that the FCCT do and provide some insight into the research they have undertaken with their Carbon Project.

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STEPHEN BRIGGS - 'BUILDING RESILIENT FARM PRODUCTIVITY THROUGH FARMING SYSTEMS AND SALES INNOVATION'

Posted March, 26th, 2021

Stephen Briggs joined us for our member meeting on Thursday 25th March and his presentation was based around the following...

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TOM CHAPMAN - HEALTHY SOIL AND THE ROLE OF LIVESTOCK

Posted March, 19th, 2021

Tom joined us at 7.00 pm on Thursday 18th March for another very well attended members meeting on Zoom.

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CHRIS MARTIN - SPRAY APPLICATIONS

Posted March, 12th, 2021

Chris Martin joined us once again to speak to our members on 11th March 2021 about spray applications and how, when we do need to use spray plant protection products, we make every drop count, whilst minimising impact on non-targets.

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NIKKI YOXALL - IMPLEMENTING AGROFORESTRY AS A LOW INPUT SOLUTION TO LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION IN THE UK

Posted March, 5th, 2021

Nikki Yoxall joined us as our speaker on 4th March 2021 and we enjoyed a thoroughly interesting and thought provoking discussion on Silvopasture techniques and how this fits within the agroecology framework.

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JOEL WILLIAMS (PART 1) - INTEGRATING NITROGEN MANAGEMENT

Posted March, 1st, 2021

Joel Williams joined us for our weekly member meeting on Thursday 25th February and the resulting turnout of 135 members (including several of our friends from BASE Ireland) was testament to the interest this meeting raised with members.

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JOHN MILES - KWS NO-TILL VARIETY TRIAL WORK

Posted February, 22nd, 2021

John Miles kindly joined us for our members meeting on Thursday 18th February 2021 and his talk was well received by almost 100 members.

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DR ELAINE INGHAM - SOIL FOOD WEB

Posted February, 15th, 2021

Dr Elaine Ingham joined us for our members meeting at 4.00 pm on Friday 12th February 2021 when she spoke to us about The Soil Food Web and how to grow healthy plants without the use of toxic chemicals.

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