BASIS Quality of Soils Level 6 Online

Outline

  • This course will enable farmers, growers and advisers to understand the relationship between the physical structure, biology and the chemical processes that contribute to a healthy soil.
  • It will demonstrate the interrelationships between these aspects of soil and how it is a dynamic and subtly changing ecosystem which can be influenced, both positively and negatively, by farming practices.
  • Prior achievement of theFACTS qualification is required.
  • Delivery via Zoom over a 8 day period at 3 hours per day.

Content

  • Introduction to soil
  • The Physical, mechanical and morphological properties of soil. Water and air in soil
  • Chemical properties of soil
  • Soil organic matter. Carbon cycle
  • Soil microbiota. Rhizosphere. Nitrogen and phosphorus cycles
  • Soil mesobiota and macrobiota
  • Soil, a non-renewable resource. Major threats to soil in the UK. Soil Health remediation practices. Soil testing methods
  • BASIS full qualification detail

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17 Jan 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

20 Jan 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

21 Jan 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

31 Jan 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

01 Feb 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

02 Feb 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

03 Feb 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

04 Feb 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

07 Feb 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

08 Feb 2022 (09:00h – 12:00h)

Location Dates Time Price exc. VAT   Status
Zoom 17 Jan – 08 Feb 2022 09:00h – 12:00h £1,100.00 Registration Closes
Jan 16, 2022 9:00AM


Zoom

17 Jan – 08 Feb 2022

09:00h – 12:00h

£1,100.00 exc. VAT

 

Register Now » 6 Places Available!
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Contact Graham on 01243 216278 or email courses@growtrain.co.uk to book this course
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