New options for growers wanting to apply dry fertiliser when sowing spring cereal crops take different approaches to delivering the material, either down the same spout as the seed or trickled into the seed-bed from a separate distribution set up. In Scotland and Ireland, the “mix” approach tends to be favoured for spring barley to ensure phosphorous, which is somewhat immobile in the soil moving less than 2mm in a week – can perform its primary function of encouraging strong […]