Selecting wheats for Scottish conditions

20 December 2014

Plant breeding business RAGT Seeds outlined its plans for the Scottish market at a briefing in Edinburgh.

A need to treat wheat like potatoes?

19 December 2014

Balancing a more protectant approach to disease control with fungicide resistance management was one of the themes explored at the HGCA Agronomists’ Conference in Peterborough. Martin Rickatson reports.

New senior potato consultant

19 December 2014

Euan Fraser has been appointed SAC Consulting’s senior potato consultant. He will be based in the Perth office working with clients across Scotland’s potato growing areas.