Agronomy Roadshows 2022: Growing a profitable crop

  • January 18 2022
    10:00am - 1:00pm

AHDB, FAS and SRUC will be coming together in January 2022 and running three Agronomy roadshows as on-line events. Two of these were originally planned as physical events at Carfraemill and Thainstone but, with the rise in covid cases as we move in to the Christmas period, they will all run as virtual on-line events.

In the first session on technical agronomy session there will be detailed tech talks on varieties, fungicides, soil health and markets, with a Q and A session with the presenters.

Growing a profitable crop: Tech talks and practical messages for 2022, with Q&A after each speaker

10:00     Chairs welcome and introductions

Richard Meredith, AHDB

10:10     Top of the crops: varietal choices for Scotland

Steve Hoad, SRUC

10:45     Fungicide Performance: –designing disease management strategies for harvest 2022

Fiona Burnett, SRUC

11:20     Market update:- international drivers and local opportunities

Julian Bell, SAC Consulting Ltd

11:55     Systematic approaches to soil management 

Paul Hargreaves, SRUC and Amanda Bennett, AHDB

12:40     Final discussion and chair’s summary  

Close at 1:00 pm

Book your place here

There are two other events in the Agronomy Roadshow 2022 series.  You can book on to them here: