OSR in flower© Gisela Rentsch/ImageBroker/Rex Shutterstock
Nordic folk are famed for their straight talking, so when Farmers Weekly asked Danish growers Michael and Johann Levy what could be done to improve the UK’s lowly yield average of 3.5t/ha, they quickly offered three simple tips. Spread rotations, use hybrid varieties at lower seed rates and above all, treat oilseed rape like you would your wheat and invest for the best yields. Their final point might be hard to swallow for some growers, with the oilseed rape price […]