A trial set up on the blackgrass burdened land of one Fenland farm is comparing the weed control benefits of different cultivation and spring cropping combinations. Oli Hill takes a look. Blackgrass has got the better of one heavy land farm on the Lincolnshire Fens, stifling wheat yields and forcing a major shake-up in farm practice. Chris Richardson farms 400ha of mostly deep marine clay land just outside Pointon, 16 miles east of Grantham. Some fields have areas of blackgrass with test-confirmed triple-R resistance, meaning […]