Arable news around the UK

18 July 2019



NFU calls for introduction of E10 petrol

18 July 2019

Increasing bioethanol 'crucial' to achieving net zero

General licence consultation open for Scottish farmers

18 July 2019

It comes amid ongoing legal challenges in England

UK soft fruit exports reach record high

17 July 2019

Netherlands was the biggest consumer

US judge slashes Roundup lawsuit payout by $55m

17 July 2019

However, he called Monsanto's conduct 'reprehensible'

Food price hike warning if pesticides are banned

16 July 2019

Healthy eating could become unaffordable

Four of the most exciting tech for growers

16 July 2019

It’s no surprise that robotics is popular

NZ and UK combine efforts on arable research

16 July 2019

A 'brave new world' for arable research

UK farming must be sustainable by 2030, report says

16 July 2019

Report says next 10 years is 'critical'

New varieties and tech to improve UK blackcurrant harvest

14 July 2019

UK harvest beats climate change predictions

Farmers trial 'Skippy Scout' smartphone app

12 July 2019

Initial training with the drone 'went well'

Farmers trial 'Skippy Scout' smartphone app

12 July 2019

Initial training with the drone 'went well'

Seven new varieties added to 2020 sugar beet list

11 July 2019

New varieties reflect an improvement in yield

Ayrshire New Potatoes to be protected by EU

11 July 2019

It becomes 73rd UK product to be protected

English oilseed rape area falls to 16-year low

10 July 2019

It follows challenging agronomics and pest pressure

English oilseed rape area falls to 16-year low

10 July 2019

It follows challenging agronomics and pest pressure

Flooding: Importance of farmland 'cannot be ignored'

9 July 2019

Floods can wreck harvests and damage livestock

Flooding: Importance of farmland 'cannot be ignored'

9 July 2019

Floods can wreck harvests and damage livestock

Diss Monitor Farm launched by sustainable arable farmer

8 July 2019

Alongside arable cropping, it features a beef finishing enterprise

BYDV research for cereals to receive 3 year fund boost

4 July 2019

Up to £190k is available for the 3-year project

Growers warned after aggressive blight strain detected

3 July 2019

There's been a surge in reports of potato blight

Register aims to improve sustainability of straw

2 July 2019

Sustainable Fuel Register is a new industry-led reporting system

New Strategic Potato farm in West Midlands needed

1 July 2019

The search begins for a new Strategic Farm

Annual straw sale expected to have high interest

28 June 2019

The sale will take place on a Shropshire farm next month

£31.2m fund to help farmers be greener and produce more

28 June 2019

Farmers set to benefit from major innovations

Cabbage stem flea beetles needed for agri research

27 June 2019

Scientists are looking for cabbage stem flea beetles

EU decides not to renew key sprout suppressant

26 June 2019

EU has rejected the re-approval of chlorpropham

New cereal fungicide approved for use in UK

26 June 2019

Available for use in UK market for spring 2020

New cereal fungicide approved for use in UK

26 June 2019

Available for use in UK market for spring 2020

AHDB Harvest Results service to return for 2019

24 June 2019

It gives an indication of how cereal varieties have performed

Nissan introduces 'robot duck' for Japanese farmers

24 June 2019

The small robot helps farmers battle weeds