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Meet your local Arable Specialist, Sarah-Jane Baldwin

By Wynnstay Arable Team Yesterday

Sarah-Jane has a wealth of experience, having worked in a sales role for 25 years.

Sarah-Jane’s role within Wynnstay provides her with the opportunity to engage and trade with a varied mix of farming businesses, from mixed livestock farms and intensive dairy and beef units, to large-scale arable enterprises.

Fertiliser Update - July 2019

By Dave Mitchell 8 days ago

Any gardener will tell you how much of a struggle it has been to mow the lawn in recent weeks because the torrential rain we experienced in June has led to an exceptional rate of grass growth throughout the country.

​Rain-Soaked, Distressed Maize Will Benefit From a Nutritional Boost

By Dr Simon Pope 12 days ago

Dr Simon Pope, Wynnstay crop protection manager, is urging growers to give some careful thought to the nutrition of their maize crops, following days of torrential rainfall in June, to ensure a maximum return on investment in 2019’s harvest.

Meet your local Arable Specialist for South-West England, Rebecca Shrimpton

By Wynnstay Arable Team 14 days ago

Rebecca joined Wynnstay in 2018, to cover the South-West of England as an Arable Sales Specialist. Since then, sales have continued to grow across the whole of the Wynnstay arable product range.

Fertiliser Update - June 2019

By Dave Mitchell 27 days ago

Ammonium Nitrate fertiliser prices were launched in the UK by CF fertilisers, which makes in excess of 1.5 million tonnes per year which equates to 40% of the UK fertiliser needs. As expected, the prices were in line with world markets, so we experienced a higher start price than last year.

Call for New Cereal Strategies and Use of Seed Treatments

By Dr Simon Pope 1 month ago

Growers are advised to re-think their cereal agronomy strategies and use of seed treatments, to ensure the best possible establishment and vigour of crops this autumn, as a result of the neonicotinoid bans.

Best Autumn Cereals revealed at Trials Event

By Wynnstay Arable Team 1 month ago

Growers and agronomists from across the UK will be selecting the top-performing cereal varieties to use on-farm this autumn at Wynnstay Woodheads Arable event.

The popular annual event on Thursday, 20th June, at Stockbridge Technology Centre, Selby, in Yorkshire, will help growers to make informed decisions on the best varieties to choose ahead of autumn.

Even more Robust and Plentiful Autumnal Seeds to Choose From

By Jonathan Baxendale 2 months ago

Exciting additions to the ‘recommended list’ have raised the bar this year, in terms of both yield and disease resistance, making autumn seeds robust and plentiful.

KWS Extase has rightly been grabbing the majority of the headlines with its fantastic septoria tritici and extremely high untreated yield.

There has been such a great response to it, that there won’t be enough supply to meet demand this year.

Fertiliser Update- May 2019

By Dave Mitchell 2 months ago

2019 has brought with it some very unusual weather patterns, with temperatures in the 20’s in February followed by frosts in April, crops have looked very varied.

Arable Event 2019- Book your free ticket online today!

By Wynnstay Arable Team 3 months ago

This year the Arable Event 2019 will take place on June 19th, 10am to 5pm, at the established trial plots at Weston Under Lizard, near to Junction 3 of the M54.

Register for your free tickets online and we will enter you into our free prize draw to win a Barbour Jacket of your choice* Click here to book tickets www.thearableevent.co.uk/tickets