Give spring cereals a nutrition boost
Spring-sown cereals that have struggled to establish in the dry conditions through April and May could be given a much-needed boost with targeted foliar nutrition, says agronomy firm Hutchinsons.
Yellow rust – monitor and act to prevent yield losses
With reports of yellow rust coming in thick and fast from the field, Limagrain’s pathologist, Paul Fenwick, gives his views on how this will play out in terms of resistance ratings and threat for the rest of the spring.
Cover crops could benefit hop soils
Cover crops are an increasingly popular way of improving soil health on many farms, and now agronomy firm Hutchinsons is investigating the benefits they could deliver to hop-growing sites.