TITLE

Crop Watch

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;2/16/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 7, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an update on key agronomy issues in Great Britain from several crop consultants. David Cairns of McCreath, Simpson & Prentice argues that with good contracts available there is renewed confidence in the crop. Tod Hunnisett of Chichester Crop Consultancy claims that the spell of settled weather slowed crops a little. According to Neil Potts of Matford Arable Systems, many crops are already at GS30, which obviously poses some management problems.
ACCESSION #
24405083

 

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