Combine in oilseed rape fieldPhoto: Olly Pratt
A small amount of winter oilseed rape variety Charger was harvested in Suffolk earlier this week, as grower Olly Pratt unleashed the combine on 9ha of his crop. He grew 40ha of the high yielding variety this year. He said: “We started with Charger for the first time last year, it did us well then and the early indications are that it has yielded 4.3t/ha so far this year, with moisture at 9%. It’s a good bet for us.” See also: The latest […]
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