Rittergut Bockerode The Exhibition Grounds

Farm 

Paterhof GbR Bockerode, DE-31832 Springe-Mittelrode

Farm Manager: Friedrich Henkels, Tel: +49 (0)5044 / 4281 

 

Areas

• Total Area: 300.00 ha 

• Arable area: 287.00 ha 

 

Manpower

• Farm manager: 1 worker

• Skilled worker: 0,5 worker 

• Temporary staff: 0,5 worker

/0,7 worker/ 100 ha farmed area incl. temporary staff) 

Location

• 30 km south of Hannover

• 70 km above mean sea level (MSL) 

 

Field for PotatoEurope 2018 

• Holzland field

 

Soil

• Type of soil: diluvial weathered (residual) soils, degenerated loess

• Nature of soil: loam/ silty loam 

• Inclination: inclined slightly to the south 

• Soil quality no.: 74 – 85

• pH value: 7.0 

• Basic nutrient supplies Potassium, phosphate and magnesium

K: 15.5 mg / 100 g soil

P: 6.1 mg / 100 g soil 

Mg: 10.0 mg / 100 g soil 

 

Climate

• Average annual temperature 9,5 C

• Average annual precipitation 720 mm

 

Crop sequence

Holzland field 19.25 ha

• 2014 potato

• 2015 winter wheat

• 2016 sugar beet

• 2017 winter wheat 

• 2018 potato

 

Grass weed and weed content 

• Wind rass

• Cleavers, orach, chamomile 

 

Miscellaneous

• Not a water conservation area

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