Asparagus nutrient management

This factsheet summarises a wide range of literature to provide best practice for nutrient management in asparagus. Climatic conditions in the UK are such that production of asparagus is not a prolific as it is in more favourable climated. In order to be successful, attentiuon to detail in every aspect of growing asparagus must be addressed, including nutrition. Read about:

  • Soil testing before establishing new asparagus
  • Application of sufficient nitrogen for establishment
  • Application of nutrients once established

This information was last updated in 2013.