Sugar beet trial© Tim Scrivener
Growers have long conducted side-by-side tramline trials to help fine-tune their management, however, this unscientific approach has never been taken seriously by researchers. That is until now, as new advances in precision farming technology, data recording and analysis could see a shift to more on-farm research providing practical advice to help drive up crop yields and cut costs. See also: Farmer embraces data to improve crop management For more than a century, scientists and research companies have relied on small replicated […]