Growers can now brush up on their understanding of rising barley disease threat ramularia and prevent costly yield loss by studying a Farmers Weekly Academy module.
March 2017 saw the highest number of new tractor sales for three years, according to figures from the Agricultural Engineers Association.
Maize growers could benefit from greater flexibility in the weed control department with a new dual-herbicide product from agrochemicals giant Syngenta this season.
Growers who purchased seed of the winter oat variety Mascani from distributor Frontier are being urged to assess their crops as they could be contaminated with another oat variety.
The first SDHI fungicide seed treatment for winter wheat will be widely available this autumn to control a range of seed-borne diseases and give a boost to early growth.
While the current dry spell is helping to dampen down disease and enable farmers to tackle the spring backlog, some crops could do with some rain, especially spring crops, says David Martindale.
The countdown to critical T1 fungicide timings in wheat has begun with crops in the south of England likely to need a...
Resistance to one of the key fungicide groups used to control cercospora leaf spot in sugar beet disease has been discovered in the UK for the first time.
This year may be the season that oilseed rape crops benefit from a foliar nitrogen spray at flowering, as showery weather disrupts fertiliser plans.