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Plan blight strategies in reverse

May 13, 2022

News that another previously undetected strain of late blight (Phytophthora infestans) has been confirmed in Great Britain will surprise few. Fortunately, 41 _A2 has so far only been found in a crop of Maris Piper grown in Fife but on… Read more

Veg trials seek answers to some big concerns

May 10, 2022

From seed treatments to herbicides to fungicides, Agrii’s vegetable trials are focussed on finding solutions to the problems most concerning growers, writes David Townley, Agrii veg agronomist There is no let-up in the crop protection pressures facing growers, but there… Read more


Iain Richards
I provide integrated agronomy and support to growers across the central southern counties as well as contributing a regular column to Farmers Weekly.

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Vicki Brooks

I provide agronomy, crop nutrition and seed to growers across east Essex and Suffolk and write a regular column in Arable Farming magazine.

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Sam Patchett

I provide agronomy, crop nutrition and seed to growers across West & South Yorkshire and write a regular column in Farmers Guide magazine.

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Amy Watkins
I’m Agrii’s Sustainability Project Manager and this blog is where you can find out all of the latest information from Agrii’s Green Horizons Initiative.

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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.