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Emergence of flag leaf in barley and leaf two in wheats at Newark

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Location - Newark

Date - 20/04/17

Winter barley

Hybrid barley is looking particularly thick, with flag leaf emerging. Hyvido Belfry forward tillers are now near awn emergence!

Newark hybrid barley

Winter wheat

Leaf 2 is now emerging in Graham and Dickens at the Newark site:

Leaf 2 Graham Dickens

CHEROKEE (chlorothalonil, cyproconazole and propiconazole) applied at T0 has dried up the yellow rust in the winter wheat plots, demonstrating the importance of this fungicide timing to stay on top of disease and prevent it building up in the crop:Untreated vs Cherokee T0 yellow rust


Jon Ronksley