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Black-grass experience inspires farmer to share his story

Arable Last edited 30/06/20
A serious black-grass problem meant a big re-think for Berkshire farmer Rob Waterston.

Front line fungicide for carrots

Arable Last edited 30/06/20
Specialist agronomist Howard Hinds of Root Crop Consultancy reports on the use of a pioneering designed machine to clip carrot foliage.

New scheme means growers won’t pay for failed OSR

Arable Last edited 30/06/20
Oilseed rape growers taking part in a risk mitigation scheme now have even further support, thanks to the launch of a new incentive from Agrovista.

UK watercress harvest gets underway

Arable Last edited 03/06/20
The season has kicked off as planned, and so far, prospects are looking good.

Organic demand

Arable Last edited 21/05/20
“Pivotal moment” to seek farm conversion funds as coronavirus sparks surge in demand for organic.

Give spring cereals a nutrition boost

Arable Last edited 15/05/20
Spring-sown cereals that have struggled to establish in the dry conditions through April and May could be given a much-needed boost with targeted foliar nutrition, says agronomy firm Hutchinsons.

Arable farming operations resumed at record pace

Arable Last edited 07/05/20
Hadlow Estate farm team work around the clock to sow crops following record wet weather.

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