March 2021

March 15, 2021 8:06 PM

Ag-Tech system is spot on Feature

New ‘See and Spray’ spot sprayer developed by Taylor Technologies System designed to identify and target grassland weeds A young Scottish entrepreneur has developed an automated spot sprayer which uses a “See & Spray” system to identify and target destructive grassland weeds. Colin Taylor of Lanark-based Taylor Technologies says that […]

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March 12, 2021 8:00 PM

Cereals 2021 crop plots overwinter well Feature

The crop plots at the Lincolnshire Cereals Event site have wintered well and are going into spring in strong shape, according to the event agronomist and site manager. A key feature of Cereals, the crop plots present visitors with a chance to see the latest varieties from a wide range […]

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March 4, 2021 8:00 PM

Leaf samples showing high levels of diseases across the country

Leaf samples sent to Bayer’s SpotCheck light leaf spot identification service are showing high levels of disease across the country, prompting warnings to growers to be on the alert for infection and to apply a fungicide as soon as symptoms are observed. Ella Crawford, commercial technical manager at Bayer, says, […]

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March 3, 2021 8:00 PM

John Deere simplifies Operations Center

The new look, feel and navigation of the John Deere Operations Center make it easier to use and provide a more consistent user experience with the latest mobile version. The established MyOperations App for smartphones and tablets has been renamed Operations Center mobile and pairs well with the Operations Center […]

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March 2, 2021 8:00 PM

Radical Bubble Technology for Agricultural and Environmental Sustainability

Exciting possibilities for more profitable, sustainable and productive farming are being offered by the emerging technology ‘ultra-fine bubbles’ (UFBs). The technology is being explored in a £250,000 Innovate UK-funded project, led by MagGrow UK in association with Agri-EPI Centre and the Centre for Crop Health and Protection (CHAP). UFBs, also […]

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