Blackgrass control is a numbers game
Blackgrass control is all a numbers game and the best crop to manage the seed burden is spring barley. This is the overriding message to come out of six years of trials and research from Hutchinsons Regional Technology Centre at Brampton.
Improving oilseed rape profitability
Choosing an OSR variety with a high oil output can make a real difference to profitability in challenging market conditions, and should be one of the first considerations when choosing an OSR variety this autumn, says David Leaper of Agrii.
Opportunities offered by newer OSR varieties
OSR genetics have much to offer growers who are looking to maximise returns through their variety choices this coming autumn, says Lee Bennett, head of seed business at Openfield.