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Data rich and information poor is an issue facing many growers

Data rich and information poor is an issue facing many growers and a compelling reason for Andrew Spinks, technical manager for Marsham-based B&C Farm...


27 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Ten NGOs ask China to intervene in global glyphosate

Ten NGOs based in Europe have delivered an Open Letter to the Chinese Embassy in London, pleading with the Chinese people to take direct action to add...


27 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
High nitrates in silage grass possible

Below average grass growth earlier this spring could put next winter’s cow performance and fertility at risk, where grass is cut with high nitrate lev...


24 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Help for farmers to stop losing nutrients

Farmers in England can benefit from a new guide to help them stop soil and manure running off their land. It’s published today online by the Wildfowl ...


23 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News
Potato council secures EU funding for promotional campaign

Potato Council’s director Rob Clayton today welcomed the EU Commission’s decision to approve 50% EU co-funding for an approximate £3.6m joint-venture ...


23 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
High incidences of TuYV infection in current oilseed rape crop

Carried out by Dr John Walsh of Warwick University on behalf of breeders Limagrain UK, the survey which will be completed by the end of May, will prov...


23 April 2015 | Arable,Cattle,Cereal,Crops,News
APHA agrees to scrap ‘nonsensical’ change to AFU guidance

A legal challenge backed by the NFU and funded by its Legal Assistance Scheme has resulted in the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) scrapping a ch...


22 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
More freedom granted to Member States over GMO usage

Today the Commission presents the outcome of its review of the decision-making process for the authorisation of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)....


London wheat posts only two net gains since Easter

EU grains closed mixed, but generally more in the red than in the green. London wheat was lower across the board, with old crop taking the biggest hit...


Corn market closes with losses; US bird flu news seen as 'bearish'

Soycomplex Beans ended with small losses. The prospect for a possible Brazilian trucker strike later in the week is supportive for old crop, where ...


How can the arable sector can learn from horticulture at Cereals?

The practical role for integrated pest management (IPM) will be a hot topic on the Certis stand at this year’s Cereals event. According to Certis’ ...


Whites Concrete provide storage solution for Northern Crop AD plant

Based south east of York at the former RAF Melbourne, Northern Crop Driers has successfully utilised pre-cast panels from Whites Concrete to maximise ...


20 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Boost grass yields by stopping soil compaction

Soil health has a big impact on yields of grass and forage so limiting compaction is an important way to get more feed from grassland. Hefin Llwyd...


20 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
New double action PGRs for wheat and barley

Interfarm UK Ltd has two new growth regulators, Vivax and Spatial Plus, both containing chlormequat and ethephon. “Vivax and Spatial Plus can be used...


20 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Soil temperature vital for successful maize establishment

Growers are urged not to use arbitrary ‘safe sowing dates’ when deciding the best time to drill maize as soil temperature is extremely important for t...



Cereal Jobs


23 April 2015
Tractor Driver
We farm nearly 3,000acres of cereals, OSR, beans and maize in the Dorchester area of Dorset. Interested applicants should app...

17 April 2015
National Trials Manager
HGCA is the Cereals and Oilseeds Division of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. An experienced Trials Manage...

23 April 2015
Fulltime Arable Operator and Harvest Help Required
We farm nearly 3,000acres of cereals, OSR, beans and maize in the Dorchester area of Dorset. Duties will vary but will includ...

23 April 2015
Agri Sales Representative
Main product lines include agri, seed (grass, cereals, maize), agricultural chemicals, granular lime, Biotal forage additive ...

15 April 2015
Arable Operator - Dorset
We farm nearly 3,000acres of cereals, OSR, beans and maize in the Dorchester area of Dorset. Arable Operator Required - Allen...









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