Sugar beet
First-time sugar beet grower Alex Jasinski turned to the root crop to give him an extra non-cereal break on a block of newly rented land that fits into his min-till regime. He is one of the 140 newcomers to sugar beet this season, who have helped boost the national crop area by a third after he sought a profitable break crop on this land in south Lincolnshire. Sugar beet looked his best option as spring beans performed poorly on the […]