Syngenta and Robin Appel Ltd are presenting the 2018 Southern Spring Malting Barley Conference which this year will be held on Tuesday 4th December at Norton Park Hotel.
Guest Speakers The Barley Market: Jack Watts, NFU Chief Combineable Crops Advisor - Jack will provide is inimitable insight into the barley market Varieties: Sam Brooke - Head of Seed and Seed Treatment - Syngenta - discussing new and existing varieties and looking into the future pipeline. Our Industry: Gary Mills-Thomas - Head of Sygenta UK/Ireland - will give us an overview of our industry in these turbulent times - challenges and opportunities. The Global Malt Market - to be discussed by Jonathan Roberts (Barley Procurement Manager) and Sam Colman (Key Account Manager) of Boortmalt Iain Hamilton - Syngenta Senior Field Technical Manager - Agronomy update including Nitrogen inputs, growth regulation and fungicide resistance. Jonathan Arnold - Robin Appel Ltd - harvest review, contacts and varieties
We will conclude with the 2018 Southern Spring Malting Barley Competition.