Tillage management: soil testing, EPA and diary dates
In this week's management notes, we look at soil testing, the EPA and dates for the diary.
Watch: conducting a yield assessment in a potato crop
Given the variability of yields so far this year, assessing the potential yield of potato crops on a field-by-field basis is particularly important when planning this year’s harvest.
Tillage management: wet forecast will put the brakes on current planting
Winter cereal planting has progressed very well so far, but significant rain in the forecast may now bring planting to a temporary halt.
Tillage management: planting season in full swing
Planting in October minimises many of the big risks associated with September, but high take-all risk slots might be delayed for another week or two.