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A recent study by Professor Georg Jander's group at the Boyce Thompson Institute (BTI), finds that corn plants may make serious trade-offs when...
Science Daily ~ 10th Feb 2016 ~ 10am
The value of a black oat/spring wheat sequence in controlling resistant black-grass has been highlighted for a second consecutive year in Agrovista...
Agrovista ~ 10th Feb 2016 ~ 10am
Drones or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are being increasingly used by farmers across the world. Not only do drones allow you to monitor vast...
Drone Builders ~ 10th Feb 2016 ~ 8am
Blight generated strong debate at AHDB Potatoes’ Winter Forums, as Late-Blight specialist, Dr David Cooke, of the James Hutton Institute warned...
AHDB Potatoes ~ 09th Feb 2016 ~ 4pm
Two leading UK crop research institutes are joining forces to create a major new centre for applied crop science and innovation. East Malling...
NIAB ~ 09th Feb 2016 ~ 3pm
The ‘Pasture for Life’ Certification Mark, operated by the Pasture-Fed Livestock Association (PFLA), has been approved by the...
Sara Gregson Marketing Communications Ltd ~ 09th Feb 2016 ~ 2pm
Scientists working in Scotland and China have uncovered a potential Achilles’ heel in the organism which causes potato blight. Blight remains...
The Global Plant Council ~ 09th Feb 2016 ~ 11am

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NFU calls for clarity from the RPA on BPS 2016 applications, after Agency announces return to digital applications.
Wed, 10/02/2016 - 10:28
An evening meeting being held at Yorkshire Museum of Farming will encourage discussion on precision farming techniques and knowledge sharing between...
Tue, 09/02/2016 - 17:47
Real grass-fed beef and lamb certification mark approved
Tue, 09/02/2016 - 17:40
Light leaf spot (LLS) is being found increasingly readily in oilseed rape crops signalling the time is right to get in with an appropriate fungicide...
Tue, 09/02/2016 - 17:38

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