Doug Christie

Doug Christie

Doug Christie farms 540ha of land in Fife, Scotland of which one third is run organically on a mainly livestock (beef) based rotation where mob-grazing is being recently implemented. The rest of the farm is under an arable rotation where regenerative farming practices have increasingly been used over the last 20 years

Farmer Perspectives: Reducing N

Conference Barn

Artificial nitrogen has transformed agricultural production arguably like no other input, yet excess quantities of this highly reactive nutrient also cause a host of negative environmental impacts. With typical NUEs of ~50% the norm, there is scope to improve efficiencies and reduce dependency on bagged N. This session will share a selection of on-farm strategies […]