Drilling wheat© Gary Naylor
Growers with blackgrass have been beaten over the head with the message that drilling winter wheat later in the autumn is essential for better in-crop control – and it looks like it is sinking in. Crops has seen cropping data that suggests growers in England have drifted from the majority of wheat being sown in September to the majority now planted in October. This tactic to outmanoeuvre blackgrass doesn’t come without its risks, however, and experts agree that sticking to […]