Thursday, August 22, 2019

Tolerance tested in sugar beet trials

November 15, 2011 by  
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HOSTING sugar beet trials on some of his worst land helped Norfolk grower Andy Thornton combat beet cyst nematode (BCN).

Grower backs newcomer in late-drilled wheat slot

November 9, 2010 by  
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FARM trials have prompted a Cambridgeshire grower to switch to new breadmaker KWS Sterling for late-drilled wheat.

Robust beet varieties provide a yield hike

June 4, 2010 by  
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Attention to detail has seen one Norfolk sugar beet grower achieve adjusted yields of 68.5t/ha – despite being on light, drought-prone land with a beet cyst nematode problem.

Breeder sees three new entrants on Recommended List

December 22, 2009 by  
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Three new cereal varieties from KWS have made it on to the HGCA Recommended List.