Preventing frit fly larvae damage


South Shropshire
Some years I get it right, others not.
I have got first wheat stubbles going into second wheat and oat stubbles greened up with volunteers. What do I do now to limit damage.
Yes,I thought that was the ideal but as usual I have got behind and don’t want to leave it as long as 6 weeks before planting. Are the frit fly laying their eggs on the volunteers now and the idea is to starve them out by ploughing it all under?
Brown through glyphosate, more egg laying prevention than starvation.

NI agri-food stakeholder groups discuss climate change bill with committee

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Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland

The Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) recently submitted oral evidence to members of the Stormont Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (AERA) committee on the content and potential impact of the Northern Ireland Climate Change Bill (No.2).

This draft legislation was recently introduced to the Northern Ireland Assembly by the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA) in conjunction with agriculture minister, Edwin Poots.

“We were accompanied by representatives from a wide range of food industry bodies, including the Northern Ireland Meat Exporters’ Association,the Ulster Farmers’ Union [UFU], Northern...