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Game-changing soil mapping service launched to UK growers

Arable Last edited 28/05/19
Launched by Hutchinsons, TerraMap revolutionises the way in which soil nutrient mapping is currently undertaken in the UK - setting a new standard for accuracy in precision agriculture.

Break bruchid egg laying cycle

Arable Last edited 14/05/19
There is new advice to help bean growers to break the egg laying cycle of bruchid beetle, which caused such extensive damage in the prolonged hot dry conditions last year.

Finders Keepers

Arable Last edited 14/05/19
Working with Mike Pickford in the UK, Grainseed and he have been developing a high yielding conventional rape variety, Keeper.

Unexpected septoria levels a ‘one-off’

Arable Last edited 09/05/19
Unexpected septoria levels in the winter wheat variety Cougar a ‘one-off’.

Early trials results show promise for hybrid wheats

Arable Last edited 17/04/19
Testing hybrid wheats under a wide range of UK growing conditions is the aim of nationwide trials established by crop protection specialists Hutchinsons.

Considered approach ahead of maize planting

Arable Last edited 11/04/19
Consider lessons learned from last year ahead of maize planting.

Top yielding Clearfield variety

Arable Last edited 11/04/19
Growing Clearfield oilseed rape is no longer a niche activity, as over 61,000 hectares were grown last year and there is an expectation of further growth in 2019.

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