Blackgrass© Tim Scrivener
Where winter wheat growers are battling heavy blackgrass infestation, a multifaceted approach is needed to rein in bulging populations and restore sustainable gross margins. In the past three years, Ruth Stanley has seen blackgrass populations escalate on parts of her 400ha farm and it is now having a significant impact on wheat yields. She needed to find solutions that work on her own farm, fast and with agrochemical giant BASF looking for someone to host blackgrass trials, Miss Stanley jumped […]