Drilling wheat© Tim Scrivener
A greater emphasis on resiliance with varieties that reliably deliver high yields in ever more challenging seasons is evident in the new winter wheat line-up. Varieties which combine high yield with strong agronomic characteristics, especially disease resistance, dominated the newcomers. Of the nine new wheat additions, two have 7s for septoria, eight have a yellow rust score of 8 or 9 and five have 8s or 9s for mildew. This focus on resiliance will intensify, as the AHDB Recommended List […]