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18th-19th July 2020

New Free Online Data For UK Soil!

Farmers and agricultural from all over the UK are benefitting from a free online data pool, focusing solely on the UK’s soils. 

British scientists have found that the data can help assist farmers and agricultural enthusiasts to identify key factors and critical characteristics about soils. This will help the agricultural industry make savings and better investments in future management practices. 

UK Soils Observatory (OKSO) is a free to use archive from nine scientific institutions including the British Geological Survey (BGS) 

The online tool allows practitioners to access comprehensive soil datasets and maps.

By making soils information widely accessible, UKSO is designed to help advance scientific understanding and inform business for a sustainable and environmentally friendly future.

 

For more information visit https://www.farminguk.com/news/farmers-benefit-from-free-online-data-focusing-on-uk-soils_54549.html or go direct to http://www.ukso.org/ .