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.
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.
When the same crop is grown time and time again in a rotation, yield often suffers. Understanding such ‘yield declines’ has been a source of much interest because halting them would undoubtedly boost potential crop output.