Oilseed rape© Tim Scrivener
A decade of dedication to ridding his farm of blackgrass has paid off for Cambridgeshire grower Edd Banks, who intends to continue with his long-term plan. Having originally set his sights on eliminating the grassweed from the 1,200ha farm back in 2007, he is now down to a few troublesome fields – a far cry from the almost overwhelming situation that prompted him to take drastic action. Those odd fields are a reminder of what might happen if mistakes or leniency […]