David Butler© Hugh Nutt
The recent repetitive cycle of unwelcome wet, followed by windy weather has delayed field operations leaving us chasing our tails during the better periods. Some fertiliser applications which would normally have been split have had to be applied as one dose to keep up with growth stages. On the plus side, about a third of wheat and oilseed rape crops have had nitrogen fertiliser applications reduced from plans following soil nitrogen test results. There seems to be more residual nitrogen […]