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Independent cereal breeder launches new website

A new website has been launched to highlight the range of cereal varieties offered by independent breeder Angus Wheat Consultants.

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Understanding biostimulants can hold key to best results this spring

Biostimulants can benefit wheat yields if the correct product is applied at the optimum time, according to work by agronomy firm Hutchinsons.

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Survey results boost marketing decisions

Growers are being encouraged to complete this year’s annual survey to provide the earliest view of Great Britain’s planted area for the upcoming harvest.

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New service reveals UK locations of yellow rust

A new web-based service has been launched to help wheat growers and agronomists stay a step ahead of unpredictable yellow rust outbreaks.

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New hybrid wheat varieties set to benefit growers

Higher-yielding and more resilient hybrid wheat varieties are the goal of a new partnership between seed breeder RAGT and crop protection company Bayer.

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Pedestal fan systems increasingly popular for cooling grain

Pedestal fan systems are increasingly becoming a way to ensure crops cool down and stay pest-free post-harvest, say manufacturers.

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Impressive results for late maturing maize

A new late maturing maize variety with strong potential has successfully come through its first commercial year on eastern region farms.

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Scientists apply to grow first UK field of gene-edited wheat

Scientists have applied to grow the UK’s first field trial of genetically-edited wheat at Rothamsted Research in Hertfordshire.

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Stay alert to Septoria, wheat growers urged

Higher levels of Septoria have been confirmed in wheat crops this spring – most likely brought on by earlier drilling.

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Big benefits from protecting watercourses by under-sowing maize

Under-sowing maize can boost output – and be good for the environment, says Phil Billings.

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