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EU grains begin the week strongly, racing sharply higher

EU grains began the week strongly, racing sharply higher early in the session, although giving up some of those gains by the close. The day ended w...


Delayed US corn crop 'added bullish momentum' to markets

Soycomplex Beans closed sharply higher as talk of possible weekend frost damage in the upper Midwest and northern Plains did the rounds. "With the ...


6 October 2014 | Arable
Postcode Decision Support System for post-em herbicides

The popular and helpful decision support “traffic light” system to aid the timing of both ASTROKerb and Kerb Flo 500 is on the starting grid for the f...


8 October 2014 | Arable
Winter beans breaking the cycle of black-grass

Winter oilseed rape is the most widely grown break crop in the UK, but as from January 2015 growers will have to abide by several greening measures in...


6 October 2014 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Project underway to fight beetle bests in crops

Pea and bean weevil and bruchid beetle are common pests in UK legumes. Damage caused by the weevil adult is visible as notching around the leaf margin...


6 October 2014 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
End of summer raises threat of slugs

The end of summer and forecasts of much-needed rain will be welcomed by growers hoping to achieve favourable plant populations ahead of winter, but wi...


6 October 2014 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Produce
Sustainable food security needs public awareness, EU commissioner says

One of the big challenges for sustainable food security is public awareness, European Commissioner for Agriculture Dacian Ciolos said in a speech in M...


Pound slump 'supports London wheat'

EU grains closed mixed to end the week, but with decent gains versus last Friday. The pound slumped under 1.60, to its worst level against the US d...


4 October 2014 | Arable,Crops,News
Late drilling slot still available for high yielding varieties Evolution and Zulu

There is still a good opportunity for growers looking to drill wheat in the later drilling slot after sugar beet or potatoes, particularly in light of...


Ukraine exports going well; EU grains close higher

EU grains closed higher to start the new month, with the Paris market garnering support from an ever weakening euro. The day ended with Nov 14 Lond...


All eyes on next Friday's WASDE report from USDA

Soycomplex Beans put in a new contract low before rebounding to finish the day with modest gains. FCStone raised its US 2014 soybean yield estimate...


3 October 2014 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Autumn fungicides could boost struggling OSR

Extreme variations in oilseed rape establishment combined with extensive flea beetle damage in some areas and falling commodity prices pose real chall...


3 October 2014 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News
Hogan challenged over future of EU farming

Phil Hogan, Commissioner-designate for Agriculture and Rural Development, was recently challenged by questions from MEPs concerning his plans to suppo...


2 October 2014 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Trials highlight the benefits of strip tillage in 2014

Independent trials conducted by leading seed breeder Saaten Union have again confirmed the benefits of establishing crops using the Claydon Strip Till...


2 October 2014 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Growers call on Secretary to pause greening proposals

Scottish growers are to meet with Richard Lochhead to discuss the damage that current greening proposals will have on their business and to urge the C...



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