Tuesday, March 3, 2015


KightleySimonNIABTAG Early vigour gets oilseed rape off to good start

Oilseed rape crops which exhibit early vigour are best placed to survive pigeon... 

VolunteerPotatoesInSugarBeet Mild winter brings higher risk of volunteer potatoes

Agronomists report an increased risk of volunteer potatoes in this year’s sugar... 

High disease risk continues to threaten crops

This season’s high disease risk means growers should keep an especially close... 

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Ropa-Panther Two-axle Panther harvester boasts better traction

ROPA’s Panther beet harvester is on general sale in the UK having completed... 

GaspardoPrecisionDrill No front fertiliser tank needed with 8-row maize drill

A new Gaspardo precision drill allows bulk fertiliser, microgranule fertiliser and... 

GrimmeAirsep Innovations help potato growers achieve cleaner crops

Innovations aimed at potato growers will be showcased by Grimme at this month’s... 

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WillGemmill Time to take action to ensure CAP fits your farm

Farmers should take action before harvest to ensure the new CAP fits their business strategy, says Will Gemmill [Read more of this review]  Read More →

CAPmeetingNewmarket New CAP ‘will change face of farming’

CAP reform rules due to come into force next year will change the way businesses operate across East Anglia, farmers were told. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

TakeleyPrimarySchool Thousands of children attend food and farming day

More than 3,000 children from Essex primary schools attended a food and farming day at Writtle College last month. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

AndrewSpinks Oxford opportunity for Norfolk Scholars

Norfolk youngsters are being given another chance to attend the Oxford Farming Conference – thanks to a special initiative from Bidwells and the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association (RNAA). [Read more of this review]  Read More →

DavidEudall East Anglia export markets ‘open for business’

Better prospects beckon for exports over the coming season, says David Eudall. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

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