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Call for New Cereal Strategies and Use of Seed Treatments

By Dr Simon Pope 1 years 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 years 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.

Top picks from the Recommended List

By Wynnstay Arable Team 1 years ago

The 2019/2020 AHDB cereals and oilseeds Recommended List has been announced, with some new additions that offer exceptional disease resistance.

The latest Recommended List has some exciting new additions, including new Group 4 soft wheats LG Spotlight and LG Skyscraper, both of which were candidate varieties last year.

What is Hybrid Rye?

By Wynnstay Arable Team 2 years ago

Widely grown in northern Europe, Hybrid Rye is proving to be an increasingly popular choice for improving the performance of AD (Anaerobic Digestion) plants and has potential as a high yielding wholecrop for livestock production.

Winter wheat to watch: 2018

By Richard.Torr 2 years ago

Seed Manager, Richard Torr, offers a first look at winter wheats to watch this season.

Tips for achieving high yields in late drilled wheat

By Richard.Torr 3 years ago

Winter wheat is still an option for many to consider between now and January. However, it is always advisable to make sure you are aware of the latest sowing date which is safe for your specific variety before considering spring crops as an alternative.

Winter wheat varieties - movers and shakers in 2017

By Richard.Torr 3 years ago

This season has been a mixed bag for growers with unsettled weather and mixed yield and quality results at harvest.

Watch this space! Two top yielding feed wheats for drilling this autumn

By Richard.Torr 3 years ago

RGT Universe and RGT Gravity are both candidates for next year’s Recommended List and offer huge yield potential for feed wheat growers and, for those who are looking to be one step ahead of the game, they are available for drilling this autumn.

Cereal varieties to watch for 2017...

By Wynnstay Arable Team 3 years ago

2017 has seen a number of new varieties added to the AHDB Recommended List. Find out which varieties are performing in trials and which to consider for 2018.

Wheat variety surpassing expectations

By Pinstone 4 years ago

Wheat variety Reflection has exceeded yield expectations following a high disease pressure year that many farmers and agronomists would rather forget.