Looking for advice I have volunteer wosr and potatoes along with some groundsel, chickweed and wild oats. Wheat has just had t1. What is my simplest most cost effective method of control? I used tower at 2l/ha in the autumn. Thanks
Starane XL. Boost the fluroxypyr dose with generics for potato control. Cheaper options could have been used earlier but GS32 was the cut off for many of them. For wild oats you're looking at Topik + oil. How big are the weeds?
No agronomist Brisel they are thin on the ground in the north west due to a lack of arable acres. We have been busy planting potatoes and I’m trying to get caught up again. Weed problem is not bad but would like to tidy it up.
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...