Cereal Trials Webinar Series – Winter & Spring Barley

You are invited to join us for the first of our series of webinars discussing the Winter & Spring Barley Cereal Trials managed by SRUC.

During this series of webinars, we will bring you leading industry experts and give you a virtual tour of SRUC’s Cereal Trial Plots at both Drumalbin, Lanarkshire & Cauldshiel, East Lothian.  These sites have been used for trial plots for a number of years and allow geographical comparisons with different levels of disease challenges.

SAC Consulting’s Jennifer Struthers will chair this webinar and our guest speakers will be:

  • SRUC crop specialists to include:
    • Steve Hoad
    • Neil Havis
    • Henry Creissan
  • Rural Business Consultant, Julian Bell (SAC Consulting)
  • Cereal Trials Officers

The Cereal Trials on show will include recommended list varieties, IPM, delayed sowing and fungicide efficacy including the performance of Chlorothalonil alternatives.  BASIS and NRoSo points have been applied for.

This event is hosted with the kind permission of John Bannatyne, Drumalbin.

You can register to attend this webinar here.

Winter wheat cereal trials at Cauldshiel (with the kind permission of Keith & Scott Maxwell) will be the focus of the 2nd webinar in this series; it will be on Thursday 25th June.  To register please use this link.