Project Lamport

Innovative Agronomy - a new development approach to controlling grassweeds

Contact us to see how we can help on 0115 939 0202 or enquiries@agrovista.co.uk

 

Heavy land rotational trial in its sixth year





For 2019 Project Lamport looks into:

  • Long-term rotational systems to control blackgrass and improve soil health
  • The best combination of cover crops and cultivations, delivered in partnership with soil experts
  • A comprehensive, replicated research project looking at the impact of cultivations, compaction and cover crops on soil structure, organic matter and microbiology


  • WATCH: FARMER PAUL SHEARDOWN GIVES HIS VIEWS ON PROJECT LAMPORT







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     2018 RESULTS FROM PROJECT LAMPORT


    Exploring cultivation and soil compaction

    As part of our ongoing research at Project Lamport, we are exploring the link between soil compaction and blackgrass emergence.

    Getting the right balance between roots and metal is crucial in maintaining healthy soils.  


    Soil structure and cultivations specialist, Philip Wright explains more in the video below.


    WATCH:
     SOIL COMPACTION TRIALS

     

     

     Project Lamport is supported by Bayer CropScience   

    With special thanks to:

     

20/05/2019

Delivering Consistent Quality to Award Winning Ayrshire Farm

Hugh Watson of Ayrshire, has been a loyal customer of South West Seeds, now part of Agrovista, for three decades. Hugh talks about the need for consistent quality and a trusted partnership are the foundation of his grass-only farm

22/03/2019

Increasing supply of early spring grass can pay dividends

Grass biostimulant mix delivers impressive £117/ha return on investment - read the full article on the impact of TerraSorb

21/03/2019

Case Study - Undersowing Maize in Shropshire

We speak to farmer Barry Jones about the impact of in-field trials on his maize crop

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