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Crop Protection

Ascra Xpro

Ascra is a fungicide formulation for wheat growers that provides excellent foliar, stem-base and ear disease control, greening and a physiological crop boost for maximising yield potential.

Siltra Xpro

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.

Firebird

Firebird is widely recognised as the standard pre-emergence herbicide for early control of annual meadow weed and broad-leaved weeds in winter wheat and winter barley.

Top tips for successful WOSR establishment

Some tips to help growers establish and make a success of winter oilseed rape this year.

Tips on controlling BYDV in mild conditions

In previous years, cold weather has contributed to BYDV control through killing off some of the bird cherry oat aphids overwintering in cereal crops. However, with the mild winters experienced in the last two years, growers may need to readdress their BYDV control strategy.

Save Our Seed Treatments

In March 2017, the European Commission submitted new proposals to a Standing Committee of Member States called SCOPAFF (Standing Committee of Plants, Animals, Food and Feed) to ban all outdoor uses of neonicotinoid seed treatments in non-bee-attractive crops such as wheat, barley, sugar beet and veg.