How to get the most from your Winter Feed Wheat

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GROWTH HABIT

• Quick early development with erect growth habit
• Fast to reach GS30
• Later maturing, allowing more time to build yield SY INSITOR is a taller variety (with no PGR). However, it responds well to PGR applications to reduce height and lodging risk.

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DID YOU KNOW?

SY INSITOR produces large numbers of erect tillers. It has good tiller survival over winter and can carry these through the season to deliver outstanding yields. Its early development and speed to GS30 means nitrogen timing is key to feed the rapid early growth.

DISEASE

• Excellent resistance to major diseases
• Septoria tritici = 6.6
• Yellow rust = 7
• The main disease to watch out for is brown rust. An application of ELATUS™ Era will help keep this disease at bay
• SY INSITOR has the highest combination of Septoria tritici resistance and treated yield of any of the hard Group 4 varieties

OUTSTANDING YIELD POTENTIAL

JOINT HIGHEST yielding variety on the Recommended List
HIGHEST yielding hard Group 4 variety HIGHEST yielding variety in the North and West
HIGHEST yielding hard Group 4 in the East
HIGHEST yielding variety on light soils
HIGHEST yielding variety when late sown
JOINT HIGHEST yielding variety as a 1st cereal

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

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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...
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