Shabras wheatShabras wheat
Winter wheat grower Peter Allen picks varieties for his farm which are high yielding and early to mature to give him time in the autumn to battle blackgrass. This season he is growing the new variety Shabras, which he can drill late in the autumn and harvest early to allow maximum time to control the troublesome grassweed. He grows 600ha of winter wheat in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire, and on his heavier soils he is in a constant battle with this […]