Farmer Matt Reman with his John Deere tractor© Tim Scrivener
I’m hiding in the office to write this while it’s pouring with rain – and the forecast for the rest of the week is for snow showers and a further drop in temperature. It’s the end of April. Oilseed rape is looking good and has been very lucky in terms of flea beetle and larvae, with only a few small areas having been affected. Whether this is down to being able to use a neonicotinoid-treated seed or to luck, I’m not sure.  The […]