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Fuel for thought: The Chancellor’s Budget

30th April 2020

For the agricultural industry, March began with concerns over the Chancellors Budget on the 11th, with speculation surrounding the future of the lower fuel duty…

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In with the Beans

9th April 2020

The weekend previous saw winds switch to the East which was ideal for drying the topsoil enabling great travelling conditions. Using the Mzuri Pro-Til’s double…

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Topping up nutrients in March

2nd April 2020

Oilseed Rape In many ways this has been a month for wrapping up for the OSR. I applied the final dose of nitrogen being at…

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Winter crops move forward throughout February

28th February 2020

February turned out to be an eventful month. Having been reminded at Lamma of the saying ‘February fill dyke’, surely I thought this year will…

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Strip Till cover crops provide soil benefits over wet winter

10th February 2020

Our cover crops which are sown straight behind the combine into chopped wheat residue, once again hit the ground running, with strong plants producing significant…

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January sees a flurry of activity in our Oilseed Rape

3rd February 2020

As is typical with weed management in OSR, winter tends to be relatively busy. More so this year having opted to not apply a pre…

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Early drilled Wheat stays strong despite wet weather

20th January 2020

As the new year rolled round, I had hoped the weather would also make a turn for the better. And it did, for a short…

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Closing the decade with a legacy

15th January 2020

The year ended with planting, although not the planting I really hoped to do be doing. As part of an ongoing programme of restoring and…

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Wet weather continues into November

10th December 2019

Oilseed Rape Ten weeks of almost daily rainfall and oilseed rape make for unhappy bedfellows. With areas of our cropping looking a little worse for…

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