7 June 1996

Scotcrops big event

WITH 1100 demonstration plots covering 35ha (14 acres) Scotcrop 97 will be large enough to cover the full range of combinations of combineable crop varieties, fertiliser use, disease prevention, weed and pest control, claim the organisers.

A joint venture of the Royal Highland & Agricultural Society of Scotland and SAC, and sponsored by NatWest, next years specialist event (on June 26) takes place on William and James Logans Samuelston South Mains, Pentcaitland, about 10 miles east of Edinburgh. &#42