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.
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.
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.
From the tramlines year review: late start, tough middle, good end
As from the tramlines draws to a close for 2018, Stephen Robb gets the views from all 12 growers on what has been a challenging year.