Visit the UK’s leading indoor agricultural event, with eleven packed halls of the very latest in agricultural machinery and equipment. Now at the NEC, Birmingham this is free to attend and free to park.
Forty-five per cent of oilseed rape leaf samples assessed by Bayer’s SpotCheck initiative between January 4-11 showed light leaf spot symptoms, which it says demonstrated that the main disease epidemic had begun.
A biodegradable wrapping based on potato starch rather than plastic packaging is to be used by The Guardian for its print edition supplements, with it reporting that it is the first national newspaper to make the switch.
Potato store managers will be able to call on information and support from an £800,000 fund ring-fenced for sprout suppression and storage advice as the uncertainty around the future of chlorpropham (CIPC) continues.