Maize is more water efficient and stores more carbon than many other crops. Maize is also an excellent target crop for the efficient use of organic manures Such positives must be balanced with the soil structure, nutrient overload and biodiversity challenges associated with the crop. The MGA environment publications, being free to all, attempt to inform growers of the positives and potential negatives of growing maize and other wholecrop forages.


Resources: Environment

Undersowing maize

Wednesday, June 1, 2005

GENERAL - Ammonia Emissions

Friday, June 1, 2001

Implications for how we use slurry from ADAS Bridgets