Many livestock producers are reassessing their machinery fleet in a bid to improve
efficiencies ahead of Brexit, and there will be plenty to consider at Grassland
UK 2018 which takes place on Thursday 10 May.
Under-sowing spring cereals with a perennial ryegrass
ley has the potential to increase production whilst
cutting establishment costs, advises Germinal’s
Soil health is a hot topic right now, with Michael
Gove’s latest announcement
to incentivise no-till farming confirming just how
much of a priority it is for UK agriculture.
Plant breeder, KWS, has launched four, new-generation maize hybrid forage and
energy varieties, which are available for 2018 planting.
Scientists, breeders, farmers and conservation groups must continue to work in
close collaboration to prepare for the potential re-emergence of a forgotten
crop pathogen, a new study advises.