Tillage management: up to nine inches in places in November
A deluge of rainfall, especially in the southern half of the country, in recent weeks brought most of the field work to a halt.
Exceptional conditions enable field work
With ground in good condition and heat on the way, at least temporarily, it is increasingly important to get some fertiliser out on winter wheat and rape in particular.
Positive ventilation - a step change in potato storage
Stephen Robb joined a group of Northern Irish potato growers last month to explore the latest in potato storage innovations in Scotland.
Tillage management: weather window may enable field work
With an improvement in weather forecast, it is likely that we will see fertiliser application and perhaps some planting in the week ahead.