Oilseed rape growers taking part in an Adas-organised yield competition averaged 0.5t/ha more than their counterparts in Germany last season, a country that has historically out-yielded the UK. While the average gross output achieved by the Yield Enhancement Network entrants was 5.24t/ha, the best entries came in at over 6t/ha. The overall winner, Wiltshire grower Martin Smart, achieved 6.4t/ha, close to the world record of 6.7t/ha. This was the first season that oilseed rape was included in the competition and […]