Stephen Briggs discussing the importance of soil health and methods which farmers can use to improve their soils, on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire - 29th March 2020.
Key messages include:
- 14 earthworms per sq ft/spadeful can provide a 25% yield increase
- Soil degradation could cost the industry up to £4.4 million a year
- Currently only 6% of organisms within our soils are classified and named
-Earth worms can move up to 8 t/acre of soil a year.
Take a listen to find out more....