The giant fert price rise!!!!

As we all know cereal prices are strong again this year but the cost of growing them has increased sharply, im interested to know how much fert people are using on their crops does anyone put p & k on seperately as well as the compound at drilling? below are my applications for laureate malting barley it would be good if others post theirs, thanks

14-13-21 151kg/acre

27-0-0 131 kg/acre
 

Clive

Staff Member
Arable Farmer
Location
Lichfield
As we all know cereal prices are strong again this year but the cost of growing them has increased sharply, im interested to know how much fert people are using on their crops does anyone put p & k on seperately as well as the compound at drilling? below are my applications for laureate malting barley it would be good if others post theirs, thanks

14-13-21 151kg/acre

27-0-0 131 kg/acre

160-180kgs of N on wheat, 100kgs on linseed, 160kg on winter barley and 150kgs on Rye this year

ptices won’t change plans
 

Chae1

Member
Location
Aberdeenshire
As we all know cereal prices are strong again this year but the cost of growing them has increased sharply, im interested to know how much fert people are using on their crops does anyone put p & k on seperately as well as the compound at drilling? below are my applications for laureate malting barley it would be good if others post theirs, thanks

14-13-21 151kg/acre

27-0-0 131 kg/acre
Fert applications of P & K will be entirely based on soil sampling results and cropping history. Plus taking into account any muck/digestate slurry applied.
 

Update on the Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot

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Update on the Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot

Written by Lisa Applin

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In July, we opened the applications window for farmers to join our Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot.

The Sustainable Farming Incentive is 1 of the 3 new environmental land management schemes. It sits alongside the future Local Nature Recovery and Landscape Recovery schemes.

Through the Sustainable Farming Incentive, farmers will be paid for environmentally sustainable actions – ones that are simple to do and do not require previous agri-environment scheme experience.

We are piloting the scheme to...
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