BBRO boss for the SRUC

Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has appointed Colin MacEwan to a new senior role as director of commercialisation & innovation. Mr MacEwan is currently chief executive of the British Beet Research Organisation, which is jointly funded by British Sugar and the NFU,...

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Spring NPKS fertiliser lifts wheat yields

Trial work by CF Fertilisers UK has shown that applying a wheat crop’s entire P and K requirement in spring, as part of an NPKS compound granular fertiliser, rather than separately in autumn, can increase wheat yields by 1 tonne/ha.  Alison Grundy, arable...

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