Improving risk assessment and detection of wireworm
Andy Doyle
At the recent World Potato Congress, Martyn Cox explained how we can better understand and assess the risk posed to crops by wireworms.
18 May 2022 Husbandry
Time for fungicides on most crops
The year has taken us quickly into the main fungicide season with the T2 on winter wheat, final sprays on winter barley and fungicides on spring barley and possibly spring oats.
4 May 2022 News
Pesticide sale volumes drop over 20% since 2011
Sales of herbicides, fungicides and insecticides were down in 2020 from 2011's levels.
Biological control getting closer to being a field crop reality
A field trial using what is called a self-limiting version of the fall armyworm has been found to be successful in limiting this potentially devastating pest of maize.
4 April 2022 Husbandry