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Choosing which oilseed rape variety to grow from the numerous options is a real challenge, while cereals are more straightforward for one Suffolk grower. Tom Jewers of GD Jewers & Son uses the AHDB Recommended List to look at how different varieties perform in the East, as well as their suitability to heavy soil types and their consistency over years. Farming 380ha of mostly heavy land on a five-year rotation including sugar beet, he also keeps local markets in mind […]