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.
An on-farm black-grass resistance diagnostic test in the style of a pregnancy test has been developed by Mologic, manufacturer of personalised diagnostics, based on work carried out by Prof Rob Edwards at Newcastle University
Worries are being expressed about the extent to which new European Commission guidance on identifying substances with endocrine disrupting (ED) properties could ultimately affect the UK’s ability to grow quality wheat.
What to watch: With both Canadian and Australian canola too expensive to import into northern Europe, despite the EU needing to import, either Commonwealth markets will have to fall or European prices rise
While many think depreciation is the largest cost associated with owning farm machinery, fuel costs tend to be higher in most cases and knowing them in more detail can help growers make better selling decisions.