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Tillage
Tillage Podcast: IFJ during COVID, aphids, nitrates and leaf analysis
Stephen Robb
This week on the tillage podcast, Stephen Robb is joined in studio by Andy Doyle and Siobhan Walsh to discuss producing a paper during COVID-19 lockdowns, aphids, nitrates and leaf analysis.
20 April 2022 Crops
From the Tramlines: winter crops respond well to kinder weather
This week Stephen Robb talks to farmers from Clare, Wicklow and Tipperary where winter crops, especially winter barley, have responded well to the kinder weather.
13 April 2022 Crop protection
The challenge of controlling BYDV: where do we go from here?
Efforts continue to provide better guidance for growers on the real risk of BYDV infection and the need for aphid control, write Louise Mc Namara and Stephen Byrne of Teagasc.
Progress in aphid monitoring network
The ability to assess aphid species and test single aphids for virus infection or the presence of resistance genes is adding significantly to our knowledge.
2 February 2022 Husbandry
Tillage podcast: January aphids, farm nutrients, varieties and wool fertiliser
This week, the tillage team discusses changes to proposed Department of Agriculture requirement to cultivate over-winter stubble, farm nutrient planning, recommended lists and grain markets.
13 January 2022 News
Tillage Management: keeping an eye on the weather
Above average temperatures for air and soil during November and December could prove to be a help to a number of pests and diseases this spring.
12 January 2022 Husbandry