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Keep new-sown leys free of weeds

Arable Last edited 18/09/18
Keep new-sown leys clear of weeds for maximum grass yields next spring.

Making sense of yield maps

Arable Last edited 18/09/18
With combining over its time to mull over the 2018 yield maps.

Early egg count results indicate a relatively low wheat bulb fly risk

Arable Last edited 12/09/18
Initial egg count results from the AHDB autumn wheat bulb fly (WBF) survey suggest it is likely to be another relatively low-risk year for the pest.

Uplift in farmers buying grass seed this autumn

Arable Last edited 12/09/18
Barenbrug reports increase in forage grass sales.

Milling wheat with premium potential

Arable Last edited 11/09/18
KWS Zyatt proves a hit with farmers looking for high performing Group 1 milling wheat variety.

KWS Kerrin thrives despite tough growing conditions

Arable Last edited 10/09/18
Early feedback from farmers indicates that KWS Kerrin has once again proved popular among those looking for high-yielding, reliable, hard feed wheat that thrives, even in tough growing conditions.

BYDV threat grows with mild autumn conditions

Arable Last edited 10/09/18
With the imminent loss of clothianidin (Deter/Redigo Deter) seed dressing much of the UK’s autumn drilled cereals crops will be at risk from Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus (BYDV) infection, agronomy firm Hutchinsons warns.

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