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  1. Clive liked Two Tone's post in the thread CSFB and insecticide.

    Seedlab 100 is only 15 miles away in Stratford. Reckon I shall be doing the same from now on now we have lost Deter. Shame we can’t...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 10:45 PM
  2. Clive replied to the thread CSFB and insecticide.

    No I grow the same seed year after year - buy in a bit new for new varieties etc each year It’s all tested though so I know not to...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 10:30 PM
  3. Clive replied to the thread O.S.R. pollen beetle 2019.

    i really don't think they do significant damage in the short amount of time between bud and flower when you spray for them you are...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 8:48 PM
  4. Clive liked silverfox's post in the thread slave to the mortgage/borrowing.

    Why do you have to own land to farm. Many don’t .

    Mar 22, 2019 at 8:23 PM
  5. Clive liked silverfox's post in the thread slave to the mortgage/borrowing.

    If you can make a profit from renting, you can always invest in a number of things. You don’t have to own land to run a successful farm...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 8:22 PM
  6. Clive replied to the thread O.S.R. pollen beetle 2019.

    pollen beetles are a beneficial insect

    Mar 22, 2019 at 8:18 PM
  7. Clive liked Two Tone's post in the thread CSFB and insecticide.

    I went to Lodders Rural Conference earlier this month. One of the speakers was Dr Alastair Leake from the Game and Wildlife Conservancy...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 7:29 PM
  8. Clive replied to the thread CSFB and insecticide.

    No - BYDV has simply just not been a problem and same re CSFB ........... so far No seed dressings either Have heard several...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 7:27 PM
  9. Clive replied to the thread CSFB and insecticide.

    Certainly true that you get a lot more spiders so logic seems sound There is certainly something going on which is letting me get away...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 7:25 PM
  10. Clive replied to the thread Off grid security.

    no post has been removed, maybe it didn't post when you first tried

    Mar 22, 2019 at 1:21 PM
  11. Clive liked Cropper's post in the thread CSFB and insecticide.

    I’ve been thinking the same myself. I didn’t spray mine last year, one field didn’t get away from the beasts at establishment but the...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 1:05 PM
  12. Clive replied to the thread CSFB and insecticide.

    it's a long time since we used insecticides at all - coincidence that CSFB and BYDV hasn't been an issue here ? more research...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 1:04 PM
  13. Clive liked Brisel's post in the thread CSFB and insecticide.

    There is much that I don't understand about how this pest works, but I agree with your sentiment. If a spray is going to do less than...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 1:02 PM
  14. Clive liked willy's post in the thread CSFB and insecticide.

    just using my limited brain power to try and draw some conclusions about csfb. Around me loads of farmers are seeing problems and yet...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 1:02 PM
  15. Clive replied to the thread Are you planning to use Atlantis WG in 2018?.

    Whats actually more interesting than it being sold at the same price at Atlantis here is how a product thats apparently exclusive to a...

    Mar 22, 2019 at 12:36 PM