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    How much nitrogen?

    How much nitrogen do you apply to grass for grazing sheep and cattle?
  2. S

    OSR growth reg

    What’s the best, and what’s the best value for money. Never used one before, but gone back to drilling conventional at 12kg/ha in mid August.
  3. S

    Batemna RB 35 oil pressure sensor

    Typical Sunday problem. On the 2013 RB35 I've just bought the engine info screen in the cab is showing a fault on the oil pressure sensor. However I can't find it! Any suggestions, its a JD 6086 but any info I find online shows the sensor in a position that doesn't exist on this configuration of...
  4. moretimeforgolf

    Anyone growing hybrid rye?

    I’m growing rye for the first time this year. I’ve got hybrid variety Serafino. It follows wheat, straw baled, stubble raked, drilled last week of September with JD750a. The issue I have is that it is thin in the swath rows. I take it that it doesn’t like the toxins from the wheat chaff. Has...
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    Crop protection and soil health to take the ‘SPot-light’ at 2021 trials

    Written by William Kellett The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) has announced the crop trials taking place at its four Strategic Potato (SPot) Farms during 2021. The four farms are located in Angus, North Lincolnshire, Herefordshire and Suffolk. The trials have been...
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    Farmers from Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire!

    Hi everyone, I am a Research Agronomist living in Houghton Regis and I am looking for farmers located in Bedfordshire/Herefordshire/Buckinghamshire that would be interested in hosting fungicide trials. I am looking for some winter wheat varieties like Crusoe, JB Diego; winter barley- Tower...
  7. 7610 super q

    Red Tractor arable..

    The other thread seems to have lost the plot, so I've started another ( Got to keep up the pressure ). OK. I get traceability. I get safe produce. I get safe storage. I get cleanliness. I even get having my moisture meter tested, although the merchants pay by what their meter says ( Do they...
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    T0

    Know it's miles early. What's he collectives thoughts now CTL has passed on. Is Iodus (Laminarin?) any use on Septoria and Mildew (plenty of peatground) or is it a case of Folpet with fingers firmly crossed? In the West so Septoria is the main target.
  9. Rowland

    Vaccine poll

    Vaccine roll out. Waiting for my invite for the vaccine and will be in line with my arm at the ready when called .
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    Marconi Meters & Repatriation

    Hello, It's taken a while, but I have finally joined this forum solely to help return those Marconi Moisture Meters that my late Father stored/hoarded/promised to repair, but time ran out. Fingers crossed I am on the right thread for this topic. If not, I'm sure to be Moderated outta here...
  11. CPM RSS

    Green schemes – The agronomic sense in going green

    Written by cpm Download PDF Agrii and Hutchinsons have both launched major new initiatives designed to help growers address the challenges and opportunities coming through in new environmental policy initiatives. CPM find out what’s on offer. There’s a massive knowledge gap that exists between...
  12. CPM RSS

    Cereal diseases – Thoughts on the season ahead

    Written by cpm Download PDF One of the main discussion points since the loss of chlorothalonil (CTL) has been how to shape fungicide programmes without it. CPM sits around the (virtual) table to gather some views. The quickest way to break new chemistry is to use it as a fire brigade treatment...
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