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Spring crops are less risky than autumn-drilled alternatives and could help growers cope better with the uncertainties of leaving the European Union, with naked oats and oilseed rape seen as the best bets. The yield variability of these spring-drilled crops is less than their autumn cousins and they cost less to grow – and this is why they are a good option given the uncertainties around Brexit ahead, one expert argues. Spring crops have increased in popularity among farmers who […]