More OSR but little change in variety choices

Blake, Andrew
October 2002
Farmers Weekly;10/11/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 15, p56
Trade Publication
Presents updates on crops and seeds in Great Britain, as of October 11, 2002. Outcome of oilseed rape harvest; Performance of seed vendors; Discussion on milling varieties of wheat; Percentage of home-saved cereal seed.


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