Photo of Phil Metcalfe’s Hillmaster combine at work on a crop of Anastasia oilseed rape posted in by MidphoPhoto of Phil Metcalfe’s Hillmaster combine at work on a crop of Anastasia oilseed rape posted in by Midpho
Lincolnshire grower Andrew Ward has harvested an impressive oilseed rape crop with an average yield of 4.7t/ha as forecasts for the national crop have edged up. Mr Ward has just combined his earliest ever oilseed rape since his farm started growing rapeseed in 1984, in a growing year that seemed to have suited the crop. “The crop looked very well through the season and all our fields showed a consistent yield,” he told Farmers Weekly. See also: Oilseed rape area set […]
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