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  1. J

    Spring OSR

    How do people get on growing Spring OSR? Has anyone had any recent experience with it? Following end of August combined S.Barley and felt it was too late to drill WOSR, kicking myself because as it turned out we probably would have been fine with the open Autumn we have just had. Heavyish land...
  2. Flat 10

    Integral Pro oilseed dressing

    Seems to be an elicitor type product similar to those used in beet priming. Anybody noticed any difference or more snake oil??
  3. Precision AG RSS

    Bayer to Launch Project Carbonview for Agriculture

    Written by Matt Hopkins from Precision Ag Project Carbonview will enable farmers to report, analyze and better assess their end-to-end supply chain carbon footprint. The post Bayer to Launch Project Carbonview for Agriculture appeared first on PrecisionAg. Continue reading on the Precision Ag...
  4. Brid @ ADAS

    Top cereal and oilseed growers honoured at the Yield Enhancement Network Awards 2021

    Despite an average growing year for most crops, many growers managed to go above and beyond their predicted max yields, with Lincolnshire grower Tim Lamyman taking the top spots for his wheat yields and his world record breaking winter barley yield. The highest cereal and oilseed yields...
  5. Precision AG RSS

    Bayer, Microsoft Enter into Strategic Partnership to Advance Digital Capabilities for Food, Feed, Fuel, Fiber Value Chain

    Written by Matt Hopkins from Precision Ag The partnership will help build a new cloud-based set of digital tools and data science solutions for use in agriculture and adjacent industries. The post Bayer, Microsoft Enter into Strategic Partnership to Advance Digital Capabilities for Food, Feed...
  6. T

    Fruit Growers

    Hi all We planted an orchard a few years ago (North Yorkshire), have about 500 trees on some of our land, about 35 heritage varieties on MM106 rootstock. We are maybe 2 years from getting a good crop and our plan is to sell organic juice. Are there any members on here growing Apples? If so...
  7. G

    Blenky resigns?

    Red Tractor board member no longer. Resigned? Not stood again? Don't know. But not great calling your farmer members "backstabbers" because they have a different opinion and suggest some reform and improvements. All we want is for feed mills to be able to choose their own intake standards...
  8. U

    Yellow patches in winter barley

    Question from a dairy farmer for you corn men WB drilled 10th sept after plough & combination into cracking seed bed Very quick & even germination. Reasonable amount of rain since but ground still "sound" Last couple of weeks sporadic patches of yellow appearing. Probably worse at ends. What...
  9. CPM RSS

    Bayer’s 2021-22 SpotCheck initiative opens

    Written by Charlotte Cunningham from CPM Magazine Bayer’s SpotCheck initiative has opened for the 2021-22 growing season with a new, simplified sample pack request process. Charlotte Cunningham reports. Oilseed rape growers and agronomists can request a sample pack direct from Bayer’s website...
  10. Agriland RSS

    LAMMA show to celebrate 40 years in January

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland The LAMMA Show returns to the halls of the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) on January 11-12, 2022 to celebrate its 40th year as the UK’s leading agricultural machinery, equipment and technology show. “To celebrate this important milestone in LAMMA’s...
  11. Precision AG RSS

    EarthOptics Raises $10.3 million in Series A Funding to Accelerate Carbon Mapping

    Written by Matt Hopkins from Precision Ag Led by Leaps by Bayer, the investment will help accelerate roll-out of soil mapping and machine learning technologies for more accurate carbon content readings. The post EarthOptics Raises $10.3 million in Series A Funding to Accelerate Carbon Mapping...
  12. Steevo

    Bandur Herbicide

    Anybody used this before? https://cropscience.bayer.co.uk/our-products/herbicides/bandur/
  13. Daniel Tyrkiel

    What grant providers have you used for trials?

    Dear All, I run a small lab in Hampshire where we are developing the elusive soil food web inoculum. We completed a validation trial on spring barley this year with very limited resources, and it's encouraging enough for us to begin signing up clients for commercial trials for the next year...
  14. Clive

    Fert prices vs fallow ?

    So at what price point for N do you fallow your farm ? early bought N which seemed expensive at the time now looks cheap, how about selling it on and taking a year out ?
  15. Case290

    Chopped straw 👎

    Cloudy overcast combining, monster straw crop, blunt chopper blades claydon vdrill = unhappy farmer luckily it’s not all like it. Could use disc drill I guess probably be ok winter beans with a disc drill any advise
  16. Precision AG RSS

    Automated Agricultural Helpers: Ripe for Robots

    Written by Matt Hopkins from Precision Ag Crammed with cameras and sensors, the metal crab slowly works its way through the cornfield, according to Bayer. […] The post Automated Agricultural Helpers: Ripe for Robots appeared first on PrecisionAg. Continue reading on the Precision Ag Website...
  17. CPM RSS

    End of sales date nears for Escolta

    Written by Charlotte Cunningham from CPM Magazine Sugar beet growers are being reminded that they only have until 30 November 2021 to purchase Escolta for the 2022 season – with a use-up period of 12 months following the end of sales date. Charlotte Cunningham reports. The deadline follows the...
  18. CPM RSS

    Forward-thinking farmers – A complex picture

    Written by cpm from CPM Magazine Download PDF Zymoseptoria tritici has always been a challenging pathogen to control, partly because of its latent phase but also because of its shape-shifting ability to evade fungicide modes of action. CPM explores how molecular chemistry is both clarifying and...
  19. S

    Glyphosate again

    https://off-guardian.org/2021/09/02/a-message-to-the-eu-address-the-real-public-health-crisis-by-banning-glyphosate/ I am not sure what to make of this piece, does it have any merit or is based on nothing? I like most use it but worry there may be more downsides than we've been made aware of...
  20. Rock and Roll Farming RSS

    Less dither, more do

    Less dither, more do Written by Flavian Obiero talks about his family's move from Kenya to the UK when he was 15, settling in to life in a new country, how he got into farming, being a black man in an industry not exactly known for it's diversity, and what we can all do to help in that...
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