Slurry Lagoon Storage & Construction – Dumfries
An informative day looking at the planning, design and construction of slurry lagoons
This meeting will highlight the main considerations for farmers who are thinking about building new slurry stores.
Adrian Jones – A & M Jones Consulting Ltd
Jackie McColm & Bruce McCleary – SEPA
Alastair Beattie – SAC Consulting
The meeting will provide information on:
Using a farm waste management plan to create the right size of lagoon
Design and construction of slurry lagoons
Current rules and regulations for slurry storage
Making use of available grant funding
Planning permission & building warrants
Efficient movement of slurry into and out of storage
There will also be a visit to see the lagoons at Hurkledale Farm, courtesy of local farmer, John Forrest. Farming & Water Scotland will also be in attendance for any other diffuse pollution questions you may have.
As this event includes lunch, you are asked to booking to secure your place and help us to organise catering. Out of courtesy to our host farmer, please ensure footwear is clean and suitable for disinfection.
Cummertrees Village Hall , Cummertrees Village Hall Cummertrees DG12 5QD