Situation Vacant Drillman/ General tractor driver wanted


Arable Farmer
Drillman/ general tractor driver requierd to work on a 4500 acre farm in worcestershire, with a wide range of agricultural and horticultural enterprises including tomatoes, spring onions, asparagus, fennel and courgettes, as well as combinable and forage crops for AD. A family business with an enthusiasm and passion for what they do.

Supplying a diverse customer base including leading supermarkets, independent wholesale, food service and processing sectors, the company prides itself on an innovative approach, quality focus, and customer service, all underpinned by an experienced team.

We run a fleet of modern and up to date john deere and new holland tractors. Experience in a similar role. Able to work on own and part of a team. and any skills like workshop, chainsaw etc an advantage.

If you are interested or have any questions regarding this role then please contact me on here and i can put you in touch with management.

Early moves to target wild oats

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Growers and agronomists now face the dilemma of an early application to remove competition from emerged wild oats, or holding off to allow more weeds to germinate.

Syngenta grassweeds technical manager, Georgina Wood, urges Axial Pro treatment as soon as conditions allow, once weeds are actively growing.

“That offers the chance to control wild oats more cost effectively at lower rates, whilst there is still the flexibility to tailor application rates up to 0.82 l/ha for larger or over wintered weeds and difficult situations.

“The variability of crops and situations this season means decisions for appropriate Axial Pro rates and application techniques will need to be made on a field-by-field basis,” she advised.


Miss Wood urges...