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A red self propelled pesticide sprayer spraying herbicide on a grassland field.

Pesticide Information Note: Spray drift

Pesticide Information Note: Spray drift Spray drift is a topic that has come under increasing focus as the general public take more interest in pesticides, their use and their residues.…

KTIF TUBERZONE – A Precision Approach to Predicting Potato Tuber Growth

25 March 2021

This one-year KTIF (Knowledge Transfer Innovation Fund) project ran from May 2019 to June 2020, spanning the 2019 potato production season and subsequent marketing of the crop. The project aimed…

Spring Barley – Planning your NPK (webinar)

9 March 2021

Fertiliser is often the largest variable cost when growing spring barley with timing and rates critical to achieve optimum yield, market requirements and limit any negative effects on the environment.…

Winter Agronomy Digital Roadshows 2021: Crop selection and variety performance

4 February 2021

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To coincide with the launch of the new SRUC Scottish Cereals list, this presentation will update the top choices for 2021/22. The spring barley list has been consolidated with the…

Winter Agronomy Digital Roadshows – Soil Health

4 February 2021

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Soils are complex systems that are important in providing and sustaining the landscapes they support. They are built up of three main components – physical, chemical and biological and these…

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Nutrient Strategy – Green Manures

3 February 2021

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In this episode George Gauley is joined by David Fuller – Shapcott from Sweethope Farm, near Kelso along with Audrey Litterick from Earth care technical. David uses a low tillage…

Winter Agronomy Digital Roadshows – Business Resilience and Markets

1 February 2021

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Arable businesses are seeking ways to improve their resilience what-ever the future brings. The uncertainty of an EU-UK trade deal may now be behind us but in this event we…

Winter Agronomy Digital Roadshows – Business Resilience and Markets

25 January 2021

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The Winter Agronomy Roadshows in January for this year will be delivered on-line as a combination of technical lectures, podcasts and interactive discussion sessions. In this podcast we’re joined David…

Winter Agronomy Digital Roadshows – Crop Selection and Variety Performance

25 January 2021

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The Winter Agronomy Roadshows this year will be delivered on-line as a combination of technical lectures, podcasts and interactive discussion sessions. In this podcast, we talk to Peter Lindsay, a…



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