Drilling sugar beet© Tim Scrivener
Sugar beet growers should start to be more tactical with their variety choices as they look for ways to boost crop performance and maximise yields. Work started by the British Beet Research Organisation (BBRO) has identified differences between Recommended List (RL) varieties in their rate of development and their canopy characteristics, many of which can be exploited to overcome site and agronomic challenges. These differences will also help growers to match varieties to different soil types and a range of […]