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.
The latest changes to CIPC product labels, introducing new requirements for lower application rates and the need for active recirculation have been confirmed by the CRD (Chemicals Regulation Division).
Discovery of a gene that turns fungi into pathogens presents chemists with a target for fungicides that could bring relief to arable farmers and vegetable growers, according to scientists at Rothamsted.
After some poor second wheat performances this harvest, experts are encouraging growers to be mindful of the ‘extra attention’ the crop requires in order to achieve returns which will compete with alternative crops.
With regular rain showers causing drilling delays for many, sowing cover crops has not been a top priority. But with the weather more settled, Will Shepherd says its not too late to sow a competitive cover crop.