News Archive

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Integrated management is the best solution to tackling the increasing threat from black-grass: the overwhelming conclusion from industry experts gathered at a Bayer CropScience Black-Grass Task Force conference in Peterborough.

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Global wheat consumption exceeded production in six out of the last eight years*.

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Every year each farm manager and the businesses they are involved in running take part in the Velcourt farm competition.

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Velcourt’s Technical Director Keith Norman will be acting as a link between Velcourt and the University of Warwick in a new project: looking at OSR yield decline from soil health point of view.

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A team of four students from Easton & Otley College have won the 2014 Cereals Challenge, fighting off stiff competition from five other universities.

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The UK-Israel Tech Hub at the British Embassy in Israel aims to boost economic growth in both countries by partnering British companies with Israeli innovators.

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Come and see the Velcourt team at Cereals this year.

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A spring of high disease pressure has proved a test for the six teams of students participating in this year’s Cereals Challenge.