PGRO Crop Update (09.10.13)

Becky Ward, PGRO principal technical officer, looks ahead to 2014 crop sowings  ...

For those looking ahead to 2014 crop sowings, early cultivation and attention to seed bed quality and hygiene is the start of the process. Attending to the detail from the start is key to maximising output.

If farm saving seed, don’t forget to have it tested at the PGRO for pest and disease loading as well as for germination and vigour.

For the sake of all crops ‘kill slugs not metaldehyde’