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    Scientists provide a stark warning on the future of our climate in a new report by the IPCC

    The new scientific report (“ Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis ”) addresses the most up-to-date physical understanding of the climate system and climate change, bringing together the ... Continue reading...
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    Predicting changes in Welsh grass growth in the face of climate change

    As part of a larger Soil Policy Evidence Programme by ADAS for the Welsh Government, we have used the ADAS Grass Model (AGM) to predict possible changes in ryegrass yields around Wales in the period ... Continue reading...
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    Variety choice and sowing date key factors in the battle against septoria

    Fungicide reliance Septoria is considered the most damaging foliar disease of winter wheat in the UK, and can be responsible for up to 50% yield loss. Fungicides, azoles and the succinate ... Continue reading...
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    Future Farm Resilience Fund – how farmers can access free support for their business

    ADAS are offering this support to eligible farmers and land managers, across all sectors, in England. To be eligible to apply participants must be currently in receipt of Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) ... Continue reading...
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    ADAS – Where it all began

    The state of agriculture before NAAS Agricultural research was being carried out long before the founding of NAAS in 1946, but it was very much in the hands of private individuals and various ... Continue reading...
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    The Sustainable Farming Incentive - What we know so far...

    Soil Standards Soil health is a major focus for this scheme and the arable and horticultural soils standard and improved grassland standard will be the first to be offered to farmers and land ... Continue reading...
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    Roadmap to accelerating insect protein in UK feeds published

    Why are alternative proteins needed? The production of crops for animal feed is having a considerable impact on the environment in several important growing regions around the world. Animal ... Continue reading...
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    Inadequate policies holding the UK back from tackling Climate Change

    Overview of the new reports The Climate Change Committee’s (CCC) double report (“ Progress in reducing emissions ” and “ Progress in adapting to climate change ”) provides a comprehensive ... Continue reading...
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    Sites needed for research into combatting Cabbage Stem Flea Beetle

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    Share your thoughts on crop rotations

    ADAS is conducting a short survey to understand the benefits that OSR brings to a rotation and how factors, such as the loss of the basic farm payment, ELMs, loss of active ingredients and climate ... Continue reading...
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    Cattle and sheep grazing practices survey

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    ADAS develop a National Green Infrastructure Database

    What is green infrastructure? Green infrastructure is a network of multi-functional green space, which supports natural and ecological processes and is integral to the health and quality of ... Continue reading...
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    New industry network launched to tackle the carbon footprint of crop production

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    Agriculture failing to keep pace with climate risk

    The Advice Report provides the Adaptation Committee’s statutory advice to the Government on priorities for the forthcoming national adaptation plans and wider action. It is informed by extensive new ... Continue reading...
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    New guidelines published to prevent glyphosate resistance

    The impending problem of glyphosate resistance After 40 years on the commercial market, glyphosate is one of the most frequently used herbicides in UK crop production. Much to the relief of ... Continue reading...
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    Developing an Integrated Pest Management strategy for Wheat Bulb Fly

    Current treatment methods for Wheat Bulb Fly Currently in the UK, only one seed treatment is available for chemical control of WBF but this is only effective for crops sown after the end of ... Continue reading...
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    ADAS launches Infrastructure and Rural Services business

    Owing to evolving government policy, including the Agriculture Act 2020, the Environment Bill and the prime minister’s ten-point plan for a green industrial revolution, there are many ongoing issues ... Continue reading...
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    Welfare enhancements for pigs - share your experiences

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