WheatA crop of the variety Lili on Eastbury Estates at the young leaf three stage © RBI/David Jones
Warmer weather is encouraging growth in winter wheat crops in Dorset meaning the first major fungicide sprays of the season on winter wheat could only be 10 days away. A crop of the variety Lili on Eastbury Estates was clearly showing a young leaf three (see picture right), and when the leaf is fully emerged this will signal the timing for a T1 fungicide spray. Todd Jex, agronomist at advisory group Agrii, believes this crop of Lili is about 10-14 […]
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