Spring barley© David Jones/RBI
New high-performing spring barley malting varieties can show higher yields when all four of the major plant nutrients are applied in a single dose. When these four – nitrogen, phosphate, potash and sulphur – are spread  together, spring malting barley growers see clear benefits, especially on light land. The new barley varieties, such as Laureate, Irina and Planet, have performed well with this full NPKS fertiliser approach in the spring, rather than separate P and K in the autumn. See […]