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Weed pressure could increase following dry spell

Arable Last edited 24/04/20
A prolonged period of dry weather coupled with a significant switch to spring cropping is causing weed control programmes to change for farmers in South East England.

Think long-term for effective aphid control in brassicas

Arable Last edited 24/04/20
Following the loss of several key active ingredients, a long-term approach to aphid control is now required to help brassica growers overcome this persistent pest.

Don’t ditch multi-site fungicides

Arable Last edited 22/04/20
Arable growers warned not to ditch multi-site fungicides as chlorothalonil deadline looms.

High biomass clover offers new land recovery option

Arable Last edited 14/04/20
Dual benefits for farmers struggling with waterlogged ground.

Watch for unexpected yellow rust in backward wheat

Arable Last edited 18/03/20
Be alert for early-season yellow rust outbreaks appearing unexpectedly, especially in backward crops, winter wheat growers are being urged.

Exciting new off-patent prothioconazole fungicide Aurelia comes to market

Arable Last edited 17/03/20
This spring, Life Scientific will launch their very own off-patent prothioconazole fungicide, Aurelia, onto the UK market.

Farmer-led research

Arable Last edited 19/12/19
Chance for farmers to lead research into flea beetle solutions.

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