April 2021 Spring season is well under way, despite the changeable weather we’ve experienced – lots of Agchems being ordered and sprayers rolling. Distributors are keeping up with orders, so good news all round. For those of you growing Maize it would be worth discussing with your agronomist about ordering Comet during this month, it […]
As you may be aware, in light of the Covid 19 pandemic and subsequent restrictions on social gatherings, City & Guilds have made the decision to offer this year’s NRoSO Annual Training Event online. This year’s course worth 8 NRoSO & BASIS points is now live and available to register and complete by following the […]
We’ve now had official notification of the metaldehyde revocation timelines from Defra advertisement, sale, supply and use of each product by any person is allowed until 31 March 2021; storage of the products by any person is allowed until 31 March 2022; and advertisement, sale, supply and use of each product, by any person […]
The following products will be revoked : Adexar – Subject to availability Can be purchased until 31st Oct 2020 must be used by 31st Oct 2021. Ceando/Cloister – Must be used by 31st Oct 2021 Chord – Subject to availability Can be purchased until 31st Oct 2020 must be used by 31st Oct 2021 Epic […]
Oilseed Rape Establishment Updated for 2020 Key points to aid establishment of your oilseed rape crops this year 1. Leave a long stubble and conserve moisture – Adult CSFB can distinguish green oilseed rape cotyledons emerging against a brown seedbed. Avoiding a “brown” seedbed and leaving stubble/residue present can confuse the adult flea beetle as […]
Liquid Fertiliser prices now in for Autumn delivery – please ring or email the office for further details.
As we all aware the weather has been disastrous over the whole country this winter. We are told we are “fairly lucky” in the South compared to the rest of the country. Below is some information from AHDB which gives some estimates of areas planted. As you can see the areas are all significantly down. […]
Please save the date for our winter NRoSO workshops. The workshops will be 9:00am to 12:30pm followed by a light lunch. Venues to be confirmed. Text content Monday 27thJanuary 2020 – Oxford Monday 3rdFebruary 2020 – Dorset Tuesday 4thFebruary 2020 – Marlborough Wednesday 5thFebruary 2020 – Basingstoke Monday 10thFebruary 2020 – Kent Tuesday 11thFebruary 2020 […]