We've used it on cereals at flag leaf and on potatoes at full canopy. 20 l / ha is meant to be equivalent of 40kg bagged N. Takes some believing. Be nice to see some independent trials, and at the same time they could do with trialling all the hundreds of biostimulant foliar feeds that are on the market.
Agronomist reckons one of his farms used n28 last year on wheat replacing all bagged n from gs32 and there was no drop in yield compared to the wheat that received just bagged n.
I think the n28 would be beneficial in a dry time if there's no moisture to move the prilled n through the soil. But as already stated it's slow release and anything that doesn't hit a leaf is wasted.
The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) alongside the Farm Safety Partnership (FSP), has named new farm safety champions and commended the outstanding work on farm safety that has been carried out in the farming community in the last 20 years.
Two of these champions are Malcom Downey, retired principal inspector for the Agri/Food team in HSENI and Harry Sinclair, current chair of the Farm Safety Partnership and former president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU).
Improving farm safety is the key aim of HSENI’s and the FSP’s work and...