We are pleased to invite you to attend the North East Scotland Arable & Grassland trials open evening at Kinellar.
This evening meeting will start with a barbeque and presentation by Julian Bell (SAC Consulting’s senior rural business consultant) on the current arable market. Julian will provide an introduction to the evening, and a timely update to brief farmers and growers prior to the main grain trading period about the current market prospects.
A walk around the trial site will then enable farmers and growers to interact with researchers and consultants involved in the trials and see new varieties grown in the field.
Trials on show will include:
- National List Variety trials
- Spring barley
- Spring oats
- Winter barley
- Winter wheat
- Novel crops & green cover crops
- Nitrogen Response trials in Winter Wheat
- Grass & Clover Variety trials
- Julian Bell
- Steve Hoad
- Robin Walker
- Ian Bingham
- John Baddley
- George Carr
- Alex Hilton
The Mains of Loirston Student Winter Wheat Challenge will also show a range of programs that students are running to win the highest yield competition.
Please use the booking form below to secure your place and help us arrange catering for the BBQ.
Bookings are no longer available for this event.
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