Farmer Focus: Rob Nightingale – Oilseed rape faces a tough future

//Farmer Focus: Rob Nightingale – Oilseed rape faces a tough future

Farmer Focus: Rob Nightingale – Oilseed rape faces a tough future

The weather is ruling as always, with the driest September on record leading to very poor oilseed rape establishment.  Slug pressure and flea beetle damage have also been a threat but having treated for slugs and flea beetle (pyrethroid and not a neonicotinoid, admittedly), I’ll lay most of the blame on the weather.

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By |2018-08-03T12:00:26+00:00January 14th, 2015|News|Comments Off on Farmer Focus: Rob Nightingale – Oilseed rape faces a tough future

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