The following images show what different spreading rates of cattle and pig slurry and poultry litter look like on a grass crop. Click on the pictures to see what each spreading rate will supply to the crop in terms of N, P and K.
Images have been taken from Think Manures and values are from RB209 The Fertiliser Manual.
Don’t forget that you are required to plough in after spreading slurry or solid manure on bare soil or stubbles in NVZs.
For more information on nutrient management planning and to download the PLANET software please click here. Values taken from the Defra Fertiliser Manual – RB209.