Soil and sun drive yields

Blake, Andrew
August 2006
Farmers Weekly;8/4/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 5, p51
Trade Publication
The article reports that variable results of crop harvests in Great Britain depend on soil type. There was an increase in winter barleys in stronger land according to Barry Barker of Dalgety. Up to 80% southern rape crop was harvested according to Chris Baldwin of United Oilseeds. There was a slight decline in winter barley yields in the borders.


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