Concerns grow over low barley N

The message from Robin Baines near Norwich, Norfolk is “some low nitrogen levels and higher screening levels in the area”.


Mr Baines was cutting Pearl barley at 6.25t/ha at below 15% moisture.


He said: “The winter barleys will probably be average or just above.”


A neighbour was also cutting barley at 6.25t/ha.


He expected the wheat to be “just below average” when the crop is ready in a fortnight.

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