Trial results for a new premium zinc and manganese liquid fertiliser revealed

Trial results for a new premium zinc and manganese liquid fertiliser revealed A plant can take all necessary micronutrients through its roots, but this process can be disturbed if the ground is too cold, wet or dry. If the content of organic matter in the soil is high, the pH value [...]

2019-05-21T14:38:53+01:00May 21st, 2019|Blog Post|

Product Selection Advice for late Cereal Fungicide Strategies

Product Selection Advice for late Cereal Fungicide Strategies With anti-resistance strategies becoming ever more important as new mutations continue to be detected in Septoria populations in the UK and Europe, Dr David Ellerton offers key advice Dr David Ellerton, Hutchinson’s Technical Development Director, offers guidance on the best flag leaf [...]

2019-05-17T13:41:44+01:00May 17th, 2019|Blog Post|

Unlocking the potential of your crops with bio-stimulants

Unlocking the potential of your crops with bio-stimulants AminoA announce open day to demonstrate effectiveness of new range The unpredictability and extremities of the UK climate, and challenging soil conditions, are being addressed with a new range of biotechnology products launched by AminoA Bio-stimulants and will be showcased during an [...]

2019-05-16T10:44:49+01:00May 16th, 2019|Blog Post|

Irrigation prospects for 2019 downgraded by The Environment Agency

Irrigation prospects for 2019 downgraded by The Environment Agency The Environment Agency has downgraded irrigation prospects for the 2019 season due to lower than average rainfall and available weather forecasts. Prospects in East Anglia, Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire are now rated ‘poor’ meaning growers were likely to face restrictions on abstraction [...]

2019-05-13T12:04:44+01:00May 13th, 2019|Blog Post|

GM field trials approved – Five-year project will investigate field performance of plants making heart healthy oils

GM field trials approved - Five-year project will investigate field performance of plants making heart healthy oils Defra has given Rothamsted permission to run a series of trials using genetically modified Camelina plants. The successful application follows previous GM Camelina trials carried out last year by Rothamsted across two sites in Hertfordshire [...]

2019-05-13T10:26:20+01:00May 13th, 2019|Blog Post|

Are Micronutrients Still Being Forgotten About? YAS Trends say ‘Yes’ for 2019

Are Micronutrients Still Being Forgotten About? YAS Trends say ‘Yes’ for 2019 By Natalie Wood, Yara Country Arable Agronomist Micronutrients are a key part of a plant’s requirement for growth and ultimately yield. The term ‘micro’ doesn’t mean that these nutrients are any less important, just that they are required [...]

2019-05-10T09:04:32+01:00May 10th, 2019|Blog Post|