Growers at cereals© Tim Scrivener
Plant breeders and agrochemical groups were eager to show off new improved varieties and pesticides at the Cereals 2017 event in Lincolnshire – with the aim of helping growers face a likely future fall in farm subsidies. New cereal and oilseed rape varieties could offer growers the chance to cut costs as farm payments are under pressure with Britain set to leave European Union. Seed companies were focusing on new varieties with higher yields, better marketability and good disease resistance […]