LAMMA is the UK’s largest agricultural trade show, where over 850 exhibitors will host the most extensive array of farm machinery, equipment, and services to be found in one location anywhere in the UK.
Growers would be wise to give more consideration to selecting barley varieties which have resistance to ramularia after trials in Scotland showed isolates of the disease which were strongly resistant to azoles and SDHIs
Use of herbal leys within an integrated farming system could enable farmers to reduce input expenditure and improve soil health, visitors to an Agricology field day at Daylesford Farm in Oxfordshire heard.
Initial trials on two spring milling wheat varieties at three sites in northern England indicate use of a biological programme for disease control could deliver yields ‘not that dissimilar’ to a conventional programme
A new app for mobile phone and tablet from the Processors and Growers Research Organisation (PGRO) provides users with the latest technical information as well as pea and bean Recommended List variety guides.