1. CPM RSS

    Growers advised to check sugar beet for aphids

    Written by Charlotte Cunningham from CPM Magazine Sugar beet growers are being urged to check crops for aphids after surveys show increasing numbers of peach-potato and green wingless aphids. The Rothamsted Insect Survey has recorded the first peach–potato aphid (Myzus persicae) catches of 2022...
  2. Flat 10

    EfficieNt 28, ENhance etc application

    Anyone using these urea based foliars this year in an attempt to cut back on expensive N? If so how do you plan to apply them? In a mix with T1 or T2 fungs? Or separately? Water rates? I was only planning on applying 28l ha to apply equivalent of 40kgs conventionally applied N (or maybe a tad...
  3. Agriland RSS

    In-field sap testing recommended for high value crops

    Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland The in-field sap testing of high value crops, such as potatoes and beet, is now being recommended by agronomists as a means of ensuring that best use is made of all applied nutrients throughout the growing season. Simon Fox, from Emerald Research Ltd...
  4. W

    T1 winter wheat

    What are people using and when are you starting
  5. pappuller

    Maize 2022

    Thought I'd kick this off, what are peoples thoughts regarding seedbed feeding this year ? We are going to increase slurry and apply a foliar n product once the plant is growing.
  6. CPM RSS

    Nottingham University research highlights biostimulant benefits

    Written by Charlotte Cunningham from CPM Magazine New research has highlighted the benefits of both seed-applied and foliar biostimulants, which could provide a useful aid to growers as spring crop growth gets underway according to Interagro. The trials – commissioned by Interagro – were...
  7. daveydiesel1

    Agro vital efficie N t28

    Any1 used this on grass land? Does the grass have to be dry to spray it on or is it ok if its damp?
  8. C

    Urea 46%. 50kg bags for sale

    Just been to my local petrol station and these are for sale on the forecourt 😮 Didn’t ask how much though
  9. CPM RSS

    Performance stems from good genetics

    Written by Tom Allen-Stevens from CPM Magazine Download PDF No one likes a flat oilseed rape crop, but how much do you know about the health of the stems that support it? CPM investigates the genetics of stem-based diseases. It’s often the disease in the stem, rather than the leaves, that...
  10. CPM RSS

    What kind of foliar nutrients do you usually use?

    Written by Charlotte Cunningham from CPM Magazine Download PDF As growers grapple for alternative strategies in light of sky-high fertiliser prices, optimising the benefits of foliar nutrition could be a welcome aid this season. CPM finds out more. Crop nutrition is much more holistic than just...

    Liquid N advice please

    Good morning all, I have only ever used prilled N so liquid is a new one for me... Been offered some Quantum N + C300 18.4%w/w (20%w/v) Nitrogen I've no idea what it is other than 18% N what's the C300 is it a root stimulant and is it any good? The price seems awful cheap for what it is and...
  12. tr250

    When is it best to destruct permanent pasture when drilling oat/pea

    Just doing a field for whole crop it’s permanent grass at the moment I’m going to drill with Weaving gd would you spray glyphosate before drilling or after pre em? I’m not too worried about the peas but a little worried about the oats being affected by dying grass
  13. Farmdeals

    5 IBCs of 15% Foliar Manganese Available - £695 delivered Product details Highly compatible with most pesticides Reduced risk of crop scorch Effective on all soils Readily soluble Foliar Manganese fertiliser Delivered in non-returnable 1000litre IBCs Manganese 15 is a manganese concentrate for foliar...
  14. Bigjon44

    Winter wheat

  15. A

    Liquid fertiliser

    Hi I was wondering if anyone had any experience in liquid fertiliser. A salesman has tried to sell me it and if I’m honest I don’t know anything about it, and with him being a typical salesman it does sound very good and with fertiliser prices the way they are this year I was thinking of giving...
  16. K

    Small arable farm with Phosphorus deficiency Advice

    Been to see a small arable farm (38.88ha cropable) in Dorset, the land has been farmed by a Tennant diary farmer who's been using the land for whole crop possibly back to back. The Winter wheat they have planted is showing signs of what look like Phosphorus deficiency, Would this be a long term...
  17. D

    Fertilisers: UK to reward green farming practices as costs surge

    Fertilisers: UK to reward green farming practices as costs surge how is this going to work
  18. bobk

    Anyone growing crops with no fert ?

    Excluding organic boys , could be interesting
  19. S

    K use this year

    What are thoughts for K use this season. We have generally good levels, mostly in the moderate range, some high and some in the low category. With the price of MOP at the moment I am toying with not putting any on cereals this year and saving what was earmarked for that for next year on carrots...
  20. A

    T0 thoughts septoria control 2022

    What are peoples thoughts on what to use for septoria control at t0 this year? Didn't do a t0 for septoria last year, only teb on yellow rust susceptible varieties, but had too much septoria in may/june for my liking. What is there? Folpet? Can you get mancozeb this year? Triazole for the...