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Strawberry shelf-life extended by biologicals

September 15, 2021

September 2021 Strawberry plants that received either Botector­ a biological fungicide containing Aureobasidium pullulans or the bio-stimulant ProAct, containing the harpin alpha-beta protein, produced fruit with greater shelf-life potential than those receiving a conventional crop protection programme involving synthetic fungicides…. Read more

Talking Agronomy with Greg Taylor

September 7, 2021

September 2021 Another catchy harvest, and wheat yields have been decidedly mixed so far. On the plus side, though, a week of unsettled weather before most of our wheat came ready was just what we needed to drill most of… Read more


Iain Richards
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