We grew a small area of Insitor this year and it appears to have done ok. My only question is there are a lot of small caramel coloured grains in the sample. What causes this? It was grown next to Barrell and it’s all normal.
Normally try and drill first ten days of October but last two years have been caught by heavy storms just after drilling that has gone on for months, thinking of going early this time, what's are others doing ?
Always been and bar Stewart to thrash but this year it been a nightmare , seems all around here are saying the same and understandable given the lack of sun we have had , anyone sent any and had admin issues ?
Anyone else disappointed with there Skyfall this year ?
First wheats struggling to do 7.5t/ha, good plant, 76 bushel weight, but really short ears.
Heard yesterday the local Hutchinson's trial site it wasn't the best either but seen no info to confirm.
Apologies for asking VERY basic questions and I am reading at the same time but could I get an idea of what it may cost for farmland in Lancashire for grazing.
I've seen some figures bouncing about £100/per acre... but no one states what time frame this is, per week, month or year?? I'd be very...
Gosh I miss it.
Anyone had it in the ground this year, and if so how has it done? Costello & skyscraper here, both of which have been [email protected]
Is Diego now "outclassed", and is it madness to grow it without epoxi and CTL?
Started on a farm in feb and they have been growing a blend of kerrin, crispin and gleam. I’ve sent a few loads into central store and the bushel is really low. The crops look good but aren’t yielding as much as they look.
Bushels around 68.
Had t0 teb, t1 .8 ascra, t2 1l revystar, t3 azoxy +...
So, just got the tests back to find my gleam wheat protein in the 13s. Not a bad thing, but also in a season of high yields and lots of straw, I was wondering how folk go about managing their N input timings to adjust this? Ideally, I'd take rather that nitrogen made grain rather than protein...
This morning we woke up to heavy drizzle which was not forecast by the Met office in its computer generated forecast or the notes created by a forecaster. Drizzle was not mentioned on WeatherPro either.If any professional weather forecasters read this , why was this heavy drizzle/ light rain not...
I have heard from my agronomist today that someone not far from me PE9 postcode, has been harvesting extase with a yield of about 2 t/ha. Apparently KwS are looking into this. Has anyone else had any problems.?
Afternoon Guys, I am looking at No Till Drills, and i do like the under cut disc so the Weaving GD and Horizon DSX have my attention at the moment. Any good or bad points of the above appreciated
Today marks the release of the Planting & Variety Survey. It is the only independent pre-harvest estimate of the area of cereals and oilseed rape intended for harvest in Great Britain.
Improved 2020/21 autumn and winter planting conditions allowed GB grain areas to swing back to trend levels...
Got a block of ground going into continuous wheat, and looking for suitable varieties, going to go with Gleam on some of it but want another variety to partner it.
Looking for a good easy-care variety which isn’t too late, with decent specific weight
Ground is heavy clay and goes cold and wet...