frost on a young crop© Tim Scrivener
It’s the final Crop Watch of the season as the list of agronomy jobs dwindles away and growers head for the workshop, but Iain Richards is warning southern growers to continue to keep a close eye on disease levels. Even the most hardy late-drillers have largely concluded operations in the West, says Stephen Harrison, who advises anyone considering planting in plasticine-like conditions to think again and preserve soil structure. Wetter conditions in the North have seen an army of slugs […]
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