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New NAAC contracting prices 2018

News Last edited 11/06/18
The National Association of Agricultural Contractors (NAAC) has published the contracting guide prices for 2018-19.

Pre-weaned heifer calves need more milk

Livestock Last edited 07/06/18
More than half the replacement heifer calves being reared on UK commercial dairy units could be growing too slowly to hit targets for optimal health and lifetime productivity.

Sclerotinia monitoring continues in carrots

Arable Last edited 07/06/18
Sclerotinia is a very serious disease of carrots, affecting yield and quality.

NSA provides the perfect prize for lucky East Sussex farmer

News Last edited 06/06/18
A more perfect prize could not have been found for lucky Tristan Pengilley of Hailsham, East Sussex, who has been announced as the first winner of the National Sheep Association (NSA) 2018 membership prize giveaway.

Search for non-native stink bug in fruit crops

Fruit Last edited 06/06/18
UK scientists are carrying out field studies to check whether the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug has established itself in UK fruit crops.

Regional open days showcase routes to higher yields

Events Last edited 06/06/18
Hutchinsons regional technology centre open days promise an exciting insight into the ways yields can be improved through variety selection and targeted agronomy.

Why targeted T3 sprays maximise yield potential

Arable Last edited 05/06/18
A well-timed T3 ear wash spray could hold the key to helping wheat crops fulfil yield potential in what has been a roller-coaster season for many.

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