Sign-up and receive regular updates in your email from our news feed. You can unsubscribe at any time. Or if you want to comment on posts please register here
ARABLE NEWS FEEDS
Here is the latest news for arable farmers:
Farmers across the county have been visiting Hybrid Wheat farm trial open days to learn more about the economic case for growing Hybrid Wheat on land that normally limits high yields. Stanway Hall near Colchester is farmed by Robert Davidson … Continue reading
Last season British record holder Tim Lamyman achieved yields of almost 13t/Ha growing Hystar hybrid wheat on Tumby sands near Horncastle in Lincolnshire; an area better known for its sand quarries than its wheat growing potential. Representing an increase of … Continue reading
Robert Kendall, who farms at Shiptonthorpe in Yorkshire, is the winner of the Hybrid Wheat competition held at this year’s LAMMA event. Mr Kendall will receive sufficient seed to grow 5 ha of Hybrid Wheat for next harvest.
Consistency, irrespective of the vagaries of the weather or challenging soil types, is one of the main benefits of growing hybrid wheat. Across the Anglian region three-year averages – including this year’s harvest – are now available for Hystar and … Continue reading
David Markham, who farms near Dorking, is the winner of the Hybrid Wheat competition at this year’s Cereals event. Mr Markham will receive sufficient seed to grow 5 ha of Hybrid Wheat for next harvest.
The national Hybrid Wheat open day is at Cowlinge, near Newmarket, on Wednesday 2nd July 2014. The open day starts at 10.30am with lunch available from 12pm to 1.30pm. The last tour will begin at 3pm. This year there is much … Continue reading
There will be a warm welcome on our stand at the Essex Young Farmers Country Show on Sunday 18 May, Boyton Hall, Roxwell. You will find us beside the main ring and we will have a BBQ, hot drinks and … Continue reading
Essex arable farming business I J Macauley and Sons is the winner of CROPCO’s Hybrid Wheat competition, held at the Lamma show in January. Sufficient Hybrid Wheat seed will be supplied for 5 ha, available for autumn sowing this year. … Continue reading