Barton Black-grass Focus Site
The Barton Syngenta Innovation Centre is one of 3 Black-grass Focus Sites, providing practical solutions for your farm – with a 3 year trial investigating the 3 key components of black-grass control:
- Cultural Control - Herbicide Efficacy - Application Advances
Our Grassweed Diaries are brought to you by our Grassweed Specialist, James Southgate. Throughout the series, he will be discussing the innovative trials he is conducting at the Black-grass Focus Site at Barton, and sharing his findings.
In the first episode, James shares an innovative approach of using rice to understand the effects of cultivation on black-grass distribution in the soil.
News from Barton
Read on for the latest news and findings from Barton Black-grass Focus Site.
We host regular trial site visits at Barton Black-grass Focus site. Throughout June we hosted hundreds of farmers, agronomists and sprayer operators to demonstrate our findings from black-grass trials. Stay tuned for a date for our results meeting towards the end of the year.