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Potato Growers – Time maleic hydrazide applications carefully

January 10, 2022

Trials suggest water rates and application timing are central to higher tuber residue values, explains Nick Winmill, Agrii head of potato trials and research. Trials commissioned by Sutton Bridge Crop Storage Research (SBCSR) and performed by SBCSR with support from… Read more

Vegetables: Release their potential

January 7, 2022

By Chris Wallwork, Agrii Technical Manager (Vegetables) Phosphorus is required early within vegetable crop development to encourage rooting, essential for further water and nutrient exploration of the rooting zone. As a result, it is most vital to the crop early… Read more


Iain Richards
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Agrii would like to reassure you that all practical measures and facilities to minimise the risk to everyone from Covid-19 have been implemented across all Agrii sites.

We have listened to the expert advice and acted to protect our staff and the wider community and also to ensure that we continue to operate with minimal disruption for our customers. Our COVID-19 risk assessment detailing the measures we are taking can be viewed here. We are taking all necessary measures to ensure our high levels of service are maintained.

We would like to give a big thank you to our customers, suppliers and workforce for their pragmatic response and understanding during this difficult and testing time.