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Viti-Culture LIVE! Show Guide

Events | Last edited 01/07/20
The Viti-Culture LIVE! 2020 line-up boasts a schedule of top speakers and master classes that you won’t want to miss! Although we won’t be meeting in person for the event, it’s now easier than ever to attend the show from the comfort of your own home.

Wilt rapidly to reduce dry matter losses from silage

Arable | Last edited 01/07/20
Dry matter losses are costing UK farmers an average of £25/tonne DM. But simple changes to silaging practices could help cut this cost.

Anti resistance strategy in potatoes

Arable | Last edited 01/07/20
Resistance strains to the highly popular blight fungicide fluazinam developed in the UK population probably because of over use of a single active. Barrie Hunt of Gowan Crop Protection reports that there is no known resistance to Electis and there has been no shift in its status over the past 19 years of use.

New investment fund looking to buy farmland

Property | Last edited 01/07/20
True North European Real Estate Partners (‘True North’) has launched a new investment fund looking to acquire UK farmland suitable for tree planting.

Cereals LIVE celebrates online success

Events | Last edited 30/06/20
Cereals LIVE – the online version of the arable event - has been a resounding success, attracting over 10,000 visitors from all over the world.

Black-grass experience inspires farmer to share his story

Arable | Last edited 30/06/20
A serious black-grass problem meant a big re-think for Berkshire farmer Rob Waterston.

Front line fungicide for carrots

Arable | Last edited 30/06/20
Specialist agronomist Howard Hinds of Root Crop Consultancy reports on the use of a pioneering designed machine to clip carrot foliage.

41st LEAF demonstration farm

News | Last edited 30/06/20
Nonington Farms becomes latest Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Farming.