winter wheat

  1. Agriland RSS

    BYDV hits Co. Down barley crop

    Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland A Co. Down cereal grower has confirmed that Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus (BYDV) has caused problems within his 2021/22 winter barley acreage. Allan Chambers told Agriland: “The barley in question was sown out last September. The BYDV issue has only...
  2. Agriland RSS

    High fertiliser costs create double need for top-level wheat disease management

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland High prices for fertiliser and grain are putting extra pressure on farmers not to let wheat yields slip through their fingers over the rest of this season, said Nigel Scott, regional technical manager for agronomy firm, ProCam. In particular, he says...
  3. MX7

    Looming food crisis,what can uk ag industry do?

    With the serious possibility of a world food shortage looming due to Ukraine agriculture being seriously disrupted, what can the uk agriculture industry do to help alleviate the situation in the uk? Getting very late in the season to rip up thousands of ha’s of ag land that is just growing...
  4. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    UK wheat price volatility continues

    Yesterday, UK feed wheat futures followed Paris wheat futures down after the bank holiday. This was due to profit-taking, considering prices are at historic highs. Paris milling wheat (May-22) fell €1.50/t to close at €399.50/t (£331.41/t). New-crop futures (Dec-22) fell €2.00/t to close at...
  5. C

    2022 arable pricing

    Could anyone help me with some figures please? Can’t find an updated John Nix book representing current pricing. Looking for: Cost per ha of spraying? (Fuel, 1 pass, labour) Cost of glyphosate/ha? Cost of a 1 pass min till cultivation per ha? Cost of direct drilling per ha? Also anyone have...
  6. Agriland RSS

    FAO renews appeal for urgent funding to support Ukrainian farmers

    Written by Bernie Commins from Agriland The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has issued an appeal to bolster agriculture and provide urgent support to vulnerable rural households in Ukraine. More than $115 million is urgently needed to assist Ukrainian farmers and...
  7. 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...
  8. stroller

    Getting dry

    Anyone else think it's getting a bit dry? No rain for weeks, ground cracking, and no rain forecast.
  9. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    US weather watching

    The outlook for the 2022/23 maize supply looks to depend on how much is planted in Ukraine and the US, as two key global exporters. Plantings are due to begin this month (April) for both countries, and so the market will eagerly await insight into planting progress. Rain in the eastern maize...
  10. Adama News

    ADAS report highlights yield and margin benefits from folpet 2022-04-12

    ADAS report highlights yield and margin benefits from folpet A new ADAS report indicates that the inclusion of folpet into wheat fungicide programmes consistently provides yield and margin benefits by improving septoria control. The report, which was commissioned by ADAMA and Syngenta...
  11. CPM RSS

    Microbial biostimulants – Double reason to make most of N

    Written by cpm from CPM Magazine Download PDF With so much focus on biostimulants to help crops use nutrients more efficiently, CPM finds out how two growers are using different microbial bionutritional products on their farms. We want to increase yield to make the most of higher prices but not...
  12. Bartholomews

    Monday Market Briefing - 11th April 2022

    Old crop was busily traded last week and has now spent six weeks trading more or less sideways at the highs set in early March. The only danger now is in getting stuck at the end with a round peg when only square holes are available. Judging the gap between different markets has become quite...
  13. T

    first time using n sensor passive

    hi. i have an old n sensor with x 20 controler. i know its out of date and pron to give bother, but im not intending in using it that much.. today was my first day to try it, just playing really. it was on winter wheat, and the settings i put in were growth stage 25/tillering, target rate...
  14. Bigjon44

    Winter wheat

  15. YELROM

    Pacifica plus residual effect

    I have a crop of winter wheat that is to spray with Pacifica Plus but there is some poor patches in the crop that i was going to DD some spring barley into as it is just for home feeding. If i spray it now and plant barley in a couple of weeks will the Pacifica have any residual effect that will...
  16. G

    Growing Sunflowers in Kent

    Hi everyone, new to the forum so let me know if this is the wrong place to post this. I've started working with a local farmer and we are planning on growing a trial crop of sunflowers down in Kent. We have 5 acres that we have dedicated to it this year. We want to know the specifications...
  17. Alistair Nelson

    Andrew Ward's Drill Demo Day

    Anybody go? The Good, the Bad, the Ugly? Watching the first video on Youtube ground conditions looked testing with wet clay land and the soil pit actually filling with water overnight!! Interested to hear people who went thoughts? Cheers Alistair
  18. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    Strengthened sterling stalls price push in line with Paris

    Markets have been very sensitive to new news in recent weeks, with escalations in Ukraine providing underlying support. Increased sanctions on Russia from the West, coupled with poorer than expected US crop conditions have heightened supply concerns. In turn, this offered extra support to grain...
  19. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    USDA crop conditions – more woes for wheat?

    Yesterday, the USDA released their first crop progress report for 2022. Crop conditions failed to impress, falling below the lowest trade estimates. Just 30% of US winter wheat was rated in good-excellent condition. Last year, at the same point, 53% of the crop was good-excellent. We have to...
  20. Bossfarmer

    Yield difference between SB and WHEAT on your farm!!!(poll)

    in light of recent input rises and lower spring cropping options im curious to know the difference people find in yield between SB and wheat on their farms and why? @Chae1 @chaffcutter @lexion780tt @Clive @Brisel @bobk @glasshouse @Jerry @Phil P @Adeptandy @holwellcourtfarm