Saturday, June 23, 2018

Crops

Increase gross margins while meeting new Defra rules

Using a controlled release fertiliser (CRF)  in place of a standard nitrogen programme,... 


Get to grips with grain pest monitoring at Cereals

Grain store operators are reminded not to overlook the importance of good grain... 


Variety selection key to maximising sugar beet performance

Last season’s record sugar beet harvest was partly due to seed breeders raising... 


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Livestock

Take advantage of maize to beat forage shortfall

Late-drilled maize could offer a real opportunity this summer for growers with poor... 


Measure grass quantity and quality to get most from summer grazing

Dairy producers are being encouraged to measure and monitor grass quality and quantity... 


Crisis affecting small abattoirs prompts fears for local meat

The UK is in serious danger of losing its local, traceable meat supplies, independent... 


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News & Business

Future of farming in post-Brexit spotlight

The post-Brexit landscape for agriculture will be the focus of a keynote speech at this month’s Arable Event – held on 20 June at Weston-under-Lizard, Staffordshire. [Read more of this review]  Read More →


Smart system automates existing grain store fans

Grain store specialist Evans and Pearce has developed a low-cost system to turn existing cooling fans into automated units capable of switching on and off only as required. [Read more of this review]  Read More →


Tallow amine withdrawal ‘reduces performance of some glyphosates’

Growers should expect reduced levels of performance from many glyphosates this summer following the withdrawal of EU approval for ethoxylated tallow amine (ETA) formulations. [Read more of this review]  Read More →


Power lines campaign to stay safe on the farm this summer

Electricity companies have joined forces ahead of harvest to highlight the dangers of working near power lines. [Read more of this review]  Read More →


Under-fire payments agency ‘must improve performance’

The Rural Payments Agency has been told to improve the way it handles complaints from farmers – including changes to its much-criticised helpline system. [Read more of this review]  Read More →


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