Arable news around the UK

12 December 2019



'Fine tuning' wheat genome could boost UK harvest

12 December 2019

Wheat has untapped genetic potential

Naked oats growers wanted in East Midlands

11 December 2019

Farmers encouraged to consider growing naked oats

Nutrition 'vital' in light of soil conditions

11 December 2019

Growers urged to prioritise cereal crop nutrition

New EU rules to stop plant diseases spreading

10 December 2019

New regulations come into effect on Saturday

Crops protected from disease without use of sprays

9 December 2019

Scientists test a new way to protect crops

GM potato trials point to blight resistant crops of the future

6 December 2019

GM potato with improved tuber quality

Warmer Octobers boost potential for higher OSR yields

6 December 2019

Field trial reveals a sunnier side of climate change

Farmers benefit from free online data focusing on UK soils

5 December 2019

Free data about UK soils helping farmers

Growers warn bad weather could 'wipe out' UK carrot harvest

4 December 2019

UK at risk of running low on carrot supplies

Oat pathogen defence discovery marks important milestone

3 December 2019

Scientists discover oats' genetic defence system

AHDB's updated Recommended Lists sees 28 new varieties

3 December 2019

New RL offers stronger choice for growers

Field trials of high iron wheat reap promising harvest results

2 December 2019

UK field trials progress successfully

UK 2019 pulse harvest 'significantly better' than 2018

28 November 2019

2020 harvest area looks set to grow

Crisp production 'likely to be impacted' due to severe weather

27 November 2019

Growers remain 'extremely concerned' with production

'Historic agreement' to bring more choice for sugar beet growers

26 November 2019

New agreement reached extends seed offering

UK growers set to plant less due to bad weather

26 November 2019

Weather sees big swings in cropping intentions

Yields higher in 2019 for all main crops, survey shows

22 November 2019

The survey covers 110,600 hectares

New tool will help farmers assess soil quality and value

21 November 2019

Farmers will be able to value land more precisely

Scientists discover origin of deadly wheat pathogen

20 November 2019

The pathogen threatens a vital global food source

Software may enable farmers to unlock full potential of land

19 November 2019

Bespoke plan can now be created for each field

Potato harvest nearly complete despite rain

18 November 2019

Christmas roasties expected to be safe

Scottish pesticide use on arable crops declines

14 November 2019

Report looks at pesticide usage in Scotland

AHDB's crop protection programme enters final year

12 November 2019

SCEPTREplus enters final year

Tories to quadruple migrant quota for farm labour scheme

11 November 2019

It comes amid labour concerns on UK farms

Monitor incoming cereal values for accurate feed formulation

11 November 2019

Regional variations in protein levels in UK

Tool to help potato growers reduce reliance on chemicals

11 November 2019

It will help farmers review potato varieties

Drilling of crop plots at 2020 Cereals Event nearing completion

1 November 2019

This is despite the difficult conditions experienced

UK tea grower secures overseas orders totalling £145k

31 October 2019

It produces the 'most British tea in history'

'Outstanding' mixed dairy and arable farm for sale

29 October 2019

The Scottish farm extends to over 1,200 acres

Early release of wheat rust resistance ratings

28 October 2019

Early release of Recommended Lists (RL) 2020/21