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Keeping a firm control of the various brome types this autumn could make the difference between break-even and profit for many growers, with even 3 plants/sq m in winter wheat robbing up to 2.4% of yields. With cereal prices at about £130/t, few can afford such losses, says one agronomist. The adoption of shallow, non-inversion tillage and earlier drilling has led to a big increase in brome presence on UK farms over the years. See also: How to create the […]