Take early action on maize weeds
Maize growers this season will have impending challenges of herbicide active restrictions being imposed. Growers and agronomists will have to look closer at tailoring appropriate tank mixes to weed issues, and improve application techniques to get the best possible results from each treatment.
Keep early N in the rooting zone to cut losses
Many crops have received an early does of N during the mild late-February spell but most crops don’t need a lot this early, and probably won’t need much for a while yet. Agrovista technical manager Chris Martin believes up to half that applied so far could be wasted.