Project Lamport

Innovative Agronomy - a new development approach to controlling grassweeds

Contact us to see how we can help on 0115 939 0202 or enquiries@agrovista.co.uk

 

Key features:

Cover crop use in blackgrass management programmes

Timing of cover crop destruction

Agronomy and use of spring cropping (Wheat/Barley/Oats) to suppress blackgrass and enhance GM

Cover Crop use and interaction with compaction effects

Direct Drill and establishment techniques

Herbicide programmes

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Exploring cultivation and soil compaction

As part of our ongoing research at Project Lamport, we are exploring the link between soil compaction and blackgrass emergence. Getting the right balance between roots and metal is crucial in maintaining healthy soils.  

Soil structure and cultivations specialist, Philip Wright explains more in the video below.

WATCH: SOIL COMPACTION TRIALS

 

 

 Project Lamport is supported by Bayer CropScience   

With special thanks to:

 

 

 

 

22/03/2019

Unique opportunities from Under 40s Fruit Growers Conference – a sponsor’s view

Alex Radu, fruit technical manager at Agrovista, reviews the recent Under 40s Fruit Growers’ Conference trip to Chile.

21/03/2019

Case Study - Undersowing Maize in Shropshire

We speak to farmer Barry Jones about the impact of in-field trials on his maize crop

28/02/2019

Keep early N in the rooting zone to cut losses

Much of the early nitrogen applied to cereal and oilseed rape crops across the country during the mild late-February spell could go to waste

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