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7:57pm Wednesday 24th April 2013
FARMERS growing spring barley instead of winter cereals this season after difficult autumn planting conditions have a useful opportunity to fight back against black-grass, according to agronomist Chris Goss of ProCam and Iain Hamilton, Syngenta field technical manager.
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IT might be tempting to leave undrilled fields fallow this spring to keep crop rotations on track, but a better option financially is to sow a nitrogen-fixing break crop of red and crimson clover, and gain from free fertiliser, improved soil structure and a good cut of high protein forage, says seed company Limagrain UK’s Ian Misselbrook.
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