TITLE

Untitled

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/12/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 15, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs related to arable farming in England. Wheat drilling has made good progress and early-drilled crops are emerging well in Essex despite the highest slug levels ever seen in crops after oilseed rape. Bean harvest in North England is still not complete and some crops look like they would not ripen in 2007. Planting is in full swing in Devon and most crops are going in well. Seed supplies have been tight with the most popular winter wheat varieties, including Alchemy, Oakley, Einstein, Sahara and Deben.
ACCESSION #
27673635

 

Related Articles

  • Harvest for from plain sailing. Fenton, John // Crops;9/3/2005, p19 

    The article presents information related to the harvesting of agricultural products. Einstein at Yokefleet grown as a second wheat seed crop was the first to be cut and produced a yield in excess of 10t/ha which will go some way to offsetting the high cost of the take-all dressing used on the...

  • The Use of Certified Seeds of Improved Wheat Varieties in Farms and the Contributions of Certified Seed Usage to Enterprise Economies: The Case of Ankara Province in Turkey. Tanrıverminş, Harun; Akdoğan, Ilyas // Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences;2007, Vol. 10 Issue 24, p4339 

    In this research, the use of certificated seeds of improved wheat varieties in farms of Ankara, which have an important share in wheat production of Turkey and the contributions of the certified seeds usage to enterprise economy have been evaluated by using data collected from farms via a...

  • Novel winter OSRs are all regional hybrids.  // Crops;12/16/2006, p5 

    The article presents information about some winter wheat varieties in Great Britain. Excel has joined the list specifically for the southern region due to its excellent stem canker resistance. It is a useful variety for farmers in tight rotations and has taken a small market share and will...

  • Unleashing more potential from your wheat crops this season. Henly, Sarah // Crops;3/10/2012, p16 

    The article offers suggestions from fungicide expert Bill Clark on how to manage high yield crop. Clark believes that farmers can almost achieve their record yields by managing the canopy, allowing optimum moisture and nutrient uptake, and controlling diseases by optimising fungicide inputs. He...

  • UK-bred Varieties Claim World Wheat Yield Record. Blake, Andrew // Farmers Weekly;3/21/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 11, p54 

    Reports on a wheat yield of 6.07 tonnes per acre claimed by a New Zealand grower Chris Dennison using Great Britain-bred varieties Equinox and Marshall. Conditions that helped the wheat yield; Other measures taken to cultivate the wheat varieties.

  • Wet weather causes havoc. Visser, Hendrik // Farmers Weekly;9/1/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 9, p61 

    The article presents information on the farm business of an arable farmer in the Netherlands. According to the farmer, green beans was heavily damage by the rain. The harvested winter and spring varieties of wheat averaged 9.25 tons per hectare. It is said that the wet weather also hit the...

  • Weather delays put Upper Southeast soybean crop in jeopardy. Roberson, Roy // Southeast Farm Press Exclusive Insight;7/25/2013, p6 

    The article reports that the unusual weather pattern in the U.S. Southeast has been delaying wheat harvesting and soybean planting. The record rainfall in May and June 2013 in some parts of the U.S. Upper Southeast has been extended into July 2013. In North Carolina, more than 300,000 acres of...

  • Follow do's and don'ts for direct harvest of dry edible beans. Smith, John A.; Thomas, John A. // High Plains Journal;5/27/2013, Vol. 131 Issue 21, p10B 

    The article offers information on tips for direct harvest of dry edible beans which includes selection of fields with the most productive soils, higher plant population and usage of disk drill with heavy openers and good down pressure to achieve proper planting depth.

  • FARMING IN FRANCE. Vecten, Arnaud // Crops;12/11/2004, p7 

    The article focuses on farming in France. Getting on with the drilling is perhaps the best antidote to the 2004 harvest, and this at least has paid dividends with around 190 hectare of wheat sown in near-perfect conditions with the last 30 hectare finished in the first weeks of November. Winter...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics