Jack Hopkins standing in a field next to a tractor(c) Richard Stanton
After a period of settled weather, we have finally been able to travel with the fertiliser spreader. Priorities have been malting and feed barley, second wheat and some of the oilseed rape with a low green area index. On the whole I am pleased with the oilseed rape. As the crop is so forward, with more than 50kg of nitrogen in it, fertiliser applications have been delayed. See also: Read more from our arable Farmer Focus writers Our on-farm trial, […]