Soils and Fertilisers: Management to improve Nutrient Use Efficiency

Event date: 
Thursday, December 6, 2018 to Friday, December 7, 2018
Event venue: 
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Event description: 

2018 International Fertiliser Society Agronomic Conference

The theme of this year's Conference will be 'Soils and Fertilisers: Management to Improve Nutrient Use Efficiency'

The Conference will feature eleven papers, covering topics such as soil structure and fertility management, the effect of soil condition on dairy grassland productivity, soil carbon, the 4 per mille approach, soil calcium, practical soil health management, and an evaluation of soil testers. The IFS is particularly pleased to host a presentation from Achim Dobermann, CEO of Rothamsted Research, covering his views on the need for a new approach to innovation in soil and nutrient management. 

The presentations will again be augmented by a varied display of posters, while the Conference will host the final of the 2018  Brian Chambers International Award for Early Career Researchers in Crop Nutrition.