Wheat ready for harvest© Tim Scrivener
Spring wheat was the best gross-margin performer in the second year of one agronomy group’s field-scale rotation blackgrass trials – outperforming spring barley and late autumn-sown wheat. In addition, the crop delivered the most effective control of blackgrass in this 5ha heavy land trial, but crop experts highlight that it must be managed correctly to ensure the crop delivers. Colin Lloyd, the head of agronomy at Agrii, and Jim Carswell, the group’s northern research and development manager, underline the importance […]