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Welcome to the Soil Quality Website - Expected 2018

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What can I do on Soil Quality?

  • Examine soil properties through the UK's agricultural regions.
  • Compare your soil test results with your neighbours.
  • Investigate soil quality indicator relationships.
  • Discover the importance of Soil Biology.

Featured Soil Calculator


The green manure calculator provides a comparison of relative benefits between a green manure phase and a grain crop within a defined rotational sequence. Results provide an indication of economic costs and benefits based on variable inputs.


Featured Fact Sheet


Root lesion nematodes (RLN) are microscopic worm-like animals that use a syringe-like 'stylet' to extract nutrients from the roots of plant. _Pratylenchus neglectus_ and _P. thornei_ are common RLN species, although populations of _P....


Compare Your Data

Sites participating in the Soil Quality program are issued with a "Site Code" This code enables the site owner to compare their site amongst their catchments and regions.