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Precision Farming 2014

Date: 5th March 2014
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Welcome and introductions

Charles Abel Editor Tillage Magazine

Morning session

10.15am Stuart Campbell Frontier agronomist - 'Linking precision farming to agronomy'

Stuart joined Frontier Agriculture to develop their agronomy services. He also manages one of the companies 21 demonstration sites where Frontier demonstrate their latest technical innovations and ideas. With 20 years experience in the practical use of precision farming Stuart is an expert on the full range of services available. As well as being an agronomist he runs a contracting company with his sons applying Avadex for clients in East Yorkshire. 

11.15am Ian Matts Yara agronomist - 'Precision nutrient management a practical viewpoint'

Ian is a Company Agronomist for Yara UK Ltd. responsible for all agronomic issues, including product recommendations, new product innovations and the positioning and future development of Yara’s range of precision farming tools. He is also a partner in the family farm in Northamptonshire, and has his own agronomy business, BFC Agronomy, looking after the home and neighbouring farms that form part of the joint venture business Brixworth Farming.

Afternoon session

13.15 HGCA workshop - 'Automating nitrogen application'

A talk by Dr Daniel Kindred from ADAS on the Auto-N project, the aim of which was to develop commercially-viable systems for automated, fine-scale adjustment of fertilizer N applications to crops. This is followed by a discussion on both the findings and the next steps from the project.

Gain 2 NRoSO and 4 BASIS points by attending either the seminars or workshop.


Will this technology work for me?

Practical demonstrations on precision technologies to enhance your knowledge

Plug-fest area location next to seminar room

Brought to you by Precision Decisions in association with the event organisers, FarmSmart Events.



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Event Address

Peterborough Arena
The East of England Showground

Event Partners & Sponsors

Farmers Weekly Media Partner SOYL Main Sponsor

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