Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Spring barley gain brewing and distilling recognition

August 23, 2013 by  
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Two spring malting barley’s from Limagrain UK have received additional approvals from the Institute of Brewing and Distilling. High yielding Odyssey was awarded the full approval for malt distilling use and granted Provisional Approval 2 for brewing. Overture, also from the Limagrain breeding line, was granted Provisional Approval 2 for both brewing and malt distilling. […]

Farmers needed for take-all trial

August 23, 2013 by  
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Growers have the chance to work closely with experts from Rothamsted Research on how variety choice affects the disease take-all.

Researchers shed new light on late wheat quality

August 23, 2013 by  
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Late ripening wheat varieties tend to have lower specific weights but higher yields, reveals new analysis of HGCA data.

First Holmer Terra Variant chaser for UK sugar beet

August 21, 2013 by  
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The first Holmer Terra Variant systems tractor sugar beet chaser has been sold in the UK to Wickham Beet Harvester Group of Bredfield near Woodbridge.

John Deere puts cereal harvest online

August 21, 2013 by  
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John Deere combines will be the stars of a new video campaign during this summer’s harvest, as part of the company’s ‘Let’s meet in the field’ initiative.

Tractor sales decline following challenging year

August 21, 2013 by  
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Year-on-year tractor registrations declined by almost 20% in the first six months of the year, according to figures released by the Agricultural Engineers Association.

Hunt launched for top rural business

August 21, 2013 by  
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The hunt is on for East Anglia’s top farming diversification business, following the annual launch of the Best Alternative Land Enterprise (BALE) Award.

Open day showcases hybrid wheats

August 21, 2013 by  
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The advantages of hybrid wheat were demonstrated during a open day at Saaten Union’s Rosalie field station at Cowlinge, near Newmarket.

AutoCast rape especially worthwhile this season

August 21, 2013 by  
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Using an AutoCast to establish oilseed rape could be especially valuable this season – with a delayed harvest and limited opportunities for sowing.

Mix offers extra weapon against blackgrass

August 21, 2013 by  
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The ability to mix grassweed herbicide Avadex Excel with Omex suspension fertiliser – and confirmation of off-label use in oilseed rape – could be a major step in the relentless battle against resistant blackgrass.

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