A quick overview of some of the key coverage RAGT Seeds UK has received this month.
Farmers First features the Fram Farmers Varieties Day which was held at our trials site in Ickleton, Cambridgeshire in July. The day provided an excellent opportunity to see Recommended List wheat varieties alongside some other work that we are doing.
"There has been an influx of Group 1 varieties in recent years, notably Skyfall which was introduced in 2012 and combined high yield with high quality, making a strong case for farmers to grow it. RGT Gravity is a new hard feed wheat and the highest yielding on the candidate list, achieving 1.4% more than KWS Kerrin. Likely to be one of the first choices for 2017/2018, it can be drilled from mid-September onwards, with a robust disease package and only septoria tritici to keep an eye on at a 5. "
Read the whole article in the latest issue of Farmers First.