Last season I applied Topik at T2 (usually use Foxtrot earlier), fields where there were a smattering of WO were controlled.
Areas where they were busy waving at you above the crop got knocked about but they shrugged it off.
Can't remember the rate tho
Have put some with some T2s this year, but more for historical reasons, and at £7/acre rather that than spend my days roguing too many oats
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...