16 November 2017 News

Mapping out the future of farming

State-of-the-art computer software is helping to equip Scottish agriculture students with the skills they need to become the farmers of the future. A collaboration between Scotland’s Rural College, SAC Consulting and SoilEssentials, one of the country’s leading precision farming specialists, has seen the development of special student mapping software to teach…

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13 November 2017 News

New web platform to revolutionise land use

SoilEssentials Ltd, the award-winning, Scottish precision ag specialists are ready to introduce their new cloud-based land management platform at Agritechnica in Hanover, Germany 12-18th November. Three years ago they embarked on this ambitious project, supported by the European Space Agency (ESA) and in collaboration with Deimos Space UK, the British…

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16 October 2017 News

Five Farms in Running for New Arable Award

Five farms are in the running for the first ever AgriScot Scottish Arable Farm of the Year Award. AgriScot Chairman, Andrew Moir, explains more about the new award: “It is great to have the new Scottish Arable Farm of the Year Award to add to our existing dairy, beef and…

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07 September 2017 R&D Projects Update

Free soil sampling for soil health project

SoilEssentials are now seeking growers (in England and Wales in particular now) who could offer further fields for sampling. The grower will receive, free of charge, results for pH, Nutrients, C%, P, K, Mg, Ca and Na with the knowledge that they will be helping to provide vital information to…

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05 September 2017 Latest from the Directors

The rotten debate that is food waste

Did you know that in 2015 alone, the UK had £13million worth of food waste that could have been eaten? £13 million. It’s horrific, isn’t it and sadly, according to WRAP, the waste and recycling advisory body, any attempts to improve this appear to have stalled. I know myself when I…

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Event Date: November 22, 2017 — November 23, 2017 Events

British Potato, Harrogate, Yorkshire

We love potatoes! and we’d be delighted to talk to you about our portfolio of products and services that can benefit you and improve your farming operations at British Potato this November. Once every two years the whole of the Potato Industry comes together for this unique ‘seed to shopping…

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Event Date: November 15, 2017 — November 15, 2017 Events

AgriScot, Ingliston, Edinburgh

Come and talk to us at AgriScot this year about how our products and services can improve your farming operations. As sponsors, we will also have the pleasure of crowning someone with the very first Scottish Arable Farm of the Year Award, new for 2017. AgriScot, now widely regarded as…

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Event Date: November 12, 2017 — November 18, 2017 Events

Agritechnica, Hanover, Germany

We are introducing KORE – our new cloud-based portal at Agritechnica in Hanover, Germany. We are entering a very exciting phase in our precision agriculture journey and this latest launch is the product of a partnership between ourselves, the European Space Agency and Deimos Space UK. Agritechnica is the world’s…

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10 August 2017 News

Order your Soil Sampling now!

SoilEssentials carry out GPS soilsampling for pH, nutrients and many others through their dedicated team of soil sampling technicians. If you are a current customer it is easy to check which fields have been sampled and when, through our online EssentialsMap portal making it a simpler process to order what…

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03 July 2017 News

Farmers needed for new JHI study

This research is part of the Scottish Government’s Strategic Research Programme (2016-2020) The James Hutton Institute in Aberdeen, is currently undertaking a study of ‘farmer adaptation and global engagement’ in Angus and Skye/Lochalsh. This study is part of the Scottish Government’s Strategic Research programme (2016-2021), within the ‘rural industries’ theme.…

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