Can you spot cankers?
The legacy of last autumn’s high incidence of Phoma is now clearly evident in oilseed rape crops approaching harvest.
Consider nematode testing in rotational decisions
A seven-fold increase in soil samples testing positive for root-knot nematodes in cereals indicates that the pest may be more prevalent in the crop than previously thought, according to a leading expert at Fera Science Ltd.
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.