Britain’s arable farmers have embraced many changes over the last 40 years resulting in big increases in crop productivity, especially in the 1970s which saw numerous ground-breaking innovations in crop protection. These developments range from the routine adoption of tramlines in fields, the launch of ground-breaking pesticides like glyphosate as well as the first commercially available self-propelled sprayer. All these innovations, plus many more, have been covered over the years by Farmer Weekly. Here are our six key picks from […]