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Driving out potato blight with dual control

November 1, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

Crop scientists have confirmed another tool in the armoury to control plant diseases whose pathogens mirror the evolution of antibiotic resistant bacteria in humans.

British Potato 2017 navigates post-Brexit path for sector

November 1, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

Farmers, researchers and the supply chain will share centre stage at British Potato 2017 as the sector prepares to up its game post-Brexit.

Metaldehyde-free farming trial expands for a third year running

November 1, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

The UK’s largest ever metaldehyde-free farming trial has been expanded again after successful second year results achieved a 93% drop in levels of the chemical detected in reservoir tributaries.

Act now to control light leaf spot and phoma

November 1, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

Growers are advised to continue monitoring forecasts for light leaf spot and phoma amid an ongoing risk of infection this autumn.

Keep on top of fieldwork to ease pressure on crops

November 1, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

A poor summer has left disease and pest challenges as its legacy, says Richard Overthrow.

Beware blackgrass complacency when late drilling

November 1, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

A welcome respite from blackgrass in recently harvested 2017 crops risks setting a false precedent for winter cereals going into the ground this autumn.

Audits to help ensure responsible rodenticide use

October 4, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

Plans for independent auditing of rodenticide stewardship point of sale checks have been announced jointly by BASIS Registration and the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use (CCRU).

Ensure grain is protected against pests in storage

October 4, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

With all the investment that goes into growing cereal crops, now is the time to ensure that pests don’t jeopardise grain quality and yield while it is in storage.

Provisional harvest results confirm variable quality

October 4, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

Wheat protein could be on track to be the highest on record, suggest initial results from the AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds quality survey for harvest 2017.

Extra maize yield needs careful management

October 4, 2017 by  
Filed under Crops

East Anglian maize growers are benefitting from both an early harvest and yield increases of 15% over average this year.

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