A close-up shot of a sprayer spraying pesticide© Tim Scrivener
Dry conditions are having an impact on crops and Iain Richards says those on gravel appear stressed, although spring barleys are still looking good. The dry has seen Andy Goulding opt for a foliar feed for oilseed rape because conditions are not so favourable for the utilisation of N in the soil. Stephen Harrison adds that moisture problems for wheat will really kick in once the so called “grand growth” period in May begins.  See also: Catch up with previous Crop Watch […]
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