Jones, David
April 2015
Farmers Weekly;4/24/2015, Issue 1000, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses several topics related to agriculture in Great Britain as of April 2015. It mentions that emergency use for a garlic-based pesticide NEMguard has been granted to control potato cyst nematode, and further discusses predictions by United Oilseeds regarding production of oilseed rape crop. Also offered are information regarding tickets for the Cereals 2015 event to be held in England on June 10-11, 2015.


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