Use HYVIDO® hybrid barley as a cultivation tool against black-grass
Lincolnshire farmer Tim Lamyman has beaten the world winter wheat yield record by harvesting a whopping 16.5 t/ha from a brand new variety in his first year growing it.
An advanced new spray nozzle shown to boost performance of a key pre-emergence herbicide tank mix used against black-grass in cereals is being launched to growers for this autumn.
Vegetable growers can now get advance warning of impending key vegetable crop pest threats, with the first of this season’s Horticultural Development Company (HDC) funded Pest Bulletins available to view free online.
Farmers are making a huge contribution to increasing pollinator populations with new Operation Pollinator seed mixtures for field margins and pollinator habitats. The new areas established are already delivering a greater diversity of wildflower food sources, and supporting important pollinating insects.