Spraying fungicide on Winter Wheat at growth stage T2© Tim Scrivener
A variable-rate fungicide spray system that could save growers money on pesticides is set to be available in 2019 from agrochemicals giant Bayer. It will be launched next year in France and Germany. The plan is to use a wide range of data, from weather to variety choice, to allow wheat growers to target T2 flag leaf sprays on heavy disease pressure areas and give reduced sprays where the pressure is lower. Tobias Menne, head of digital farming at Bayer’s […]