Farming 3,000ha of crops in Braila: ITLUS tour
In our last report from the Romanian ITLUS tour, we visit KC Agro, a farm business covering over 3,000ha, as well as Alex Stefan, a vet using Irish Suffolk rams to cross with native breeds.
Potato industry to learn of CIPC decision this week
The fate of chlorpropham (CIPC) is set to be discussed at this week's SCoPAFF meeting in Brussels.
In the fields: nice crops but a few worries
After an autumn of great crop establishment, there are a few knock-on concerns evident in some crops.
Tillage update: rainfall may curb ploughing plans next week
Under the nitrates directive, ploughing for spring crops can commence from 1 December onwards. However, this week’s weather is likely to put a stop to growers' plans.