Friday, 5 June 2015

Your chance to explore the SPot Farm

With emergence afoot, its time I share with you some of our event plans for the summer at the SPot Farm.

WHERE: W B Daw & Son; Bellamour Lane, Colton, Rugeley, Staffs, WS15 3JR


Thursday 23 July 2015: Main Open Day, 9.30-3.30pm

If you would like to join us, please register online by clicking on either of the event links above or contact Miya Kotecha on 07792 209 919. 

And here are my top 10 reasons as to why you should join us: 
  • See the findings of independent and rigorous trials being put into practice and how the latest techniques can be implemented on your own farm
  • You’ve read this blog and want to see more
  • Examine the effect of adjusting destoning, bedforming and bedtilling operations on yields, work rates and costs
  • Challenge Mark Stalham of NIAB CUF and other experts involved in our recent research
  • Network and debate with likeminded growers
  • See James Daw’s use of precision in potatoes – from drones, soil scanning and variable rate applications to yield mapping
  • View work underway looking at how to reduce in-field greening & manage crop variability
  • Compare tramline machinery being used to reduce run-off and explore irrigation scheduling tools
  • Explore the use of weather stations and soil moisture probe data in potato production
  • See how best to achieve payback on R&D levy spend for your business

1 comment :

  1. Looking forward to the open day Hannah, always lots to learn from #teamDaw