wild oats

  1. W

    Getting a little dry

    I know I know not as dry as Australia, but for growing good wheat 5 mm of rain so far this month following an exceptional dry winter is not go to be filling the barn, let's just hope we get a 15mm-25mm before the end of the month. Every year in the east mids we see to have a spring drought now.
  2. D

    Maize seed price and variety

    Hi folks, just wondering how much I should be paying for maize seed and which variety would you recommend for Anglesey, North Wales. I’ve seen prices from £40 acre to £80 at 45,000 seeds/acre.
  3. ajd132


    thoughts? In Suffolk we have only had a couple mm rain in the last month. Personally we have good disease resistance varieties. Can’t find any disease present. Didn’t get a T0 either. If it doesn’t rain do we need to put fungicides on?
  4. Brisel

    Growing winter beans on chalk soils

    Do they perform? How do we control chocolate spot and rust without cyproconazole & CTL? Like many, I'm reconsidering winter oilseed rape. Grass weeds largely rule out winter oats & I'm already growing spring oats as my other break crop. What other autumn break crops should I be considering on...
  5. Henarar

    The worldwide future of British sheep

    Fellow TFF members today is indeed a momentous day a day that will be looked back on as the day that ovine potential was dragged in to the 21st century, a day so significant in sheep production history that I feel and I am sure you will to will become known as national sheep day a day on which...
  6. Hereward

    Wild Oats, lots of

    I've never seen as many Wild Oats as the last couple of days spraying, not usually a problem here. Are others finding an explosion in numbers, wondering if its weather related.
  7. The Agrarian

    chlorothalonil ban

    How much of a problem does this present to you cropping guys? An article in the guardian says it's tye most widely used pesticide in the UK. Sounds bad.
  8. Clive

    2019 t0

    whose planning what (if anything ) ?
  9. H

    John Deere 4755

    Hi there I’ve a 4755 which has recently started to breath quite heavy which it’s never done before, it always ran clean !. There doesn’t appear to be water in the oil but it does look to me as if there’s oil in the water “it looks like cold tea”, it starts fine and runs fine. It only ever...
  10. spin cycle

    diary of a comedy sheep farm

    taking a cue from others with their own threads....and upon a suggestion of a friend whom i keep 'entertained':rolleyes: so today.....up at the sheds at 6am to check for lambings although we're not supposed to start for a month:banghead:....just a single....penned it up and back for school...