Swapping winter barley for spring malting barley has improved yields and slashed costs, as well as providing better grassweed control for one grower near the mouth of the Humber. Much of the country’s malting barley cropping area is split between the lighter parts of East Anglia and circling the Scottish distilleries. So Jonathon Hodgson’s decision to grow the crop on the medium and heavy clay land east of Hull presents an additional challenge. However, there are no immediate plans to […]