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Crop Disease Management: Winter & Spring Barley

Welcome to CropCast, your go to podcast for all the latest information on arable crops. Each month, SAC advisor, Tiffany Mactaggart will be joined by a range of industry experts, bringing you timely updates to help you make decisions in the field. 

Producer George Gauley, Editor Iain Boyd, Executive Producer Kerry Hammond, in association with the Scottish Government 

In this episode Tiffany Mactaggart is joined by Adam Christie, Managing Director at Scottish Agronomy and Professor Fiona Burnett to discuss winter and spring barley disease management (For winter wheat, please see episode 11).  


In both episodes we discuss T0,T1, T2 & T3 spray timings and what you need to consider for this year’s spray programme.   

Linked FAS Resources

SRUC Crop protection report Crops | SRUC

Scottish Agronomy Homepage – Visit Scottish Agronomy For More Information

Scottish Recommended lists for cereals 2023/24 SAC RL centre pages 2010 (

AHDB – Fungicide programmes for Barley

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