Rushes and Ivy


Livestock Farmer
I use Activate G in the mix for rushes. Seems too help, although I use Polo now (MCPA & 2-4D) rather than straight MCPA. Seems to have a more lasting effect. ?

Corteva Technical

On permanent grass the Pas + Tor agronomy pack is a good option for controlling docks, nettles and thistles. Use rate is 1l/ha Pas + 1l/ha Tor in 200 - 400litres of water

LIVE - DEFRA SFI Janet Hughes “ask me anything” 19:00-20:00 20th September (Today)

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Hello, I’m Janet Hughes. I’m the Programme Director for the Future Farming and Countryside Programme in Defra – the programme that’s phasing out the Common Agricultural Policy and introducing new schemes and services for farmers.

Today (20 September) between 7pm-8pm, I and some of my colleagues will be answering your questions about our work including the Sustainable Farming Incentive, Farming in Protected Landscapes, and our test and trials.

We’ll try to answer at least 15 of your top voted questions, so please vote on the questions you’d most like me to answer.

You can read more about our Future Farming policy on our blog.

I’ve answered some of your questions previously: you can watch the videos on...