Drilling OSR© Tim Scrivener
Farm leaders have submitted a second request to Defra for growers to use neonicotinoid-treated oilseed rape seed this autumn – after their first application was rejected. The NFU said its application was for the emergency use of neonicotinoid seed treatments in areas under the very highest threat of flea beetle damage for autumn drilling. See also: NFU considers making second request for neonicotinoids It said the latest application was much narrower than previous applications – and called on Defra and […]
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