Seeds

Commercial manager for Hubbard Seeds

Hubbards Seeds, the specialist small seed arm of the United Oilseeds independent farmers’ co-operative, has appointed Beckii Gibbs as its new commercial manager. Ms Gibbs has been United Oilseeds’ seed manager for the last 15 years and will continue in this role...

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AHDB estimates 25% fall in 2020 GB wheat area

The annual AHDB Planting and Variety Survey for 2020 has confirmed a large swing to spring cropping after the exceptionally wet autumn 2019 weather disrupted winter cereal plantings. The survey is based on 1,042 responses from a sample provided by AHDB, Defra and the...

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Digital expert for Wynnstay seed

The Wynnstay Group has strengthened its seed division by appointing Toby Reich to the newly created role of head of seed at its Wynnstay Agricultural Supplies business. Mr Reich’s remit will be to deliver the company’s vision for growth in the sector. Mr Reich joins...

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