Improving risk assessment and detection of wireworm
Andy Doyle
At the recent World Potato Congress, Martyn Cox explained how we can better understand and assess the risk posed to crops by wireworms.
8 June 2022 Farmer Writes
Farmer Writes: the shallow rule
This week, Gerald Potterton considers changes to cultivation rules under the Nitrates Action Programme.
13 April 2022 Crops
The growing threat of Italian ryegrass herbicide resistance
While many or most cereal growers are aware of the scourge of blackgrass, Vijaya Bhaskar A.V. of Teagasc states that a growing Italian ryegrass problem represents an equally big or even bigger threat.
Department set to row back on over-winter stubble
The Department of Agriculture is now considering the impact of placing all tillage land in green cover over winter on many birds species.
12 January 2022 News