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Proline and Rhynchosporium

Protect your crops in the most effective way possible - boost your barley yield with Proline. Formulated with the outstanding chemistry of prothioconazole, it’s an absolute must-have for all barley disease programmes, to ensure maximum return on investment.

Crop Focus Spring 2016

Crop Focus for Spring 2016 is now available as a pdf (2.6MB), including articles on the Future of Farming Technology and using fungicides to help maximise your returns.

Pyrethroid resistance in Grain Aphids and the spread of BYDV

Aphids are a serious pest and can be very damaging to cereal crops. Aphids damage crops in two ways: firstly by transmitting the virus disease BYDV to and within crops and secondly by direct feeding on tillers. Until recently the most effective means of controlling this pest has been the application of properly timed pyrethroid [...]

BYDV Update

  Redigo Deter provides robust aphid and thus BYDV control in cereals reducing the need for follow-up sprays, allowing hard-pressed farm resources to be deployed elsewhere during the busy autumn season.  BYDV control levels from Redigo Deter are dependent on the following factors: Crop drilling date Seed rate Geographical location Seasonal climate Aphid pressure and [...]

Spring Newsletter: A Sodden Spring

The image below is a familiar one for tillage farmers this spring. We have had approx 38% of our average annual rainfall already!* This very wet spring has delayed spring work, but winter crops have come through the deluge largely unscathed and with careful management of key inputs there is real potential for a successful crop [...]