Every year we run NRoSO training workshops for farmers, advisors and spray operators. This workshop is part of the farming and crop protection industry’s Voluntary Initiative to minimise the environmental impacts of pesticides.
Don’t ignore the threat from BYDV - October 2017
Cereal growers are warned not to be complacent in protecting their crops against Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus (BYDV) as temperatures remain warm heading into autumn.
June 22nd saw farmers and agronomists meet at the AHDB Monitor Farm open day, at Sittingbourne, Kent.
Soybeans are being grown for the first time and all aspects of agronomy were discussed - cost of inputs, drilling date, challenges of growing, place in rotation and preceding cover crop.
Prepare your farm for post-Brexit cropping - Nick Wall, Crop Management Partners
Based in Hampshire and advising across the southern counties of England, Nick Wall urges growers to seek out opportunities to increase revenue and efficiency ahead of Brexit.
Crop Management Partners 2017 Conference - Farming with reduced pesticides
Farmers from across the south were urged to concentrate on their strengths, identify their weaknesses, investigate opportunities to diversify, and engage more with the publi c at a conference looking at the future of farming in post-Brexit Britain.