The pictures on this page are observations of what we are finding in levels of weed control, insect and disease activity in East Yorkshire and the surrounding area up to the end of this season.
Bruchid Beetles caught using pheromone traps
OWBM reaching threshold mid June ‘
Large Black Grass killed by Sulfonylurea
Eye spot developing early April
Rust found on Alchemy and Viscount on September drilled wheats
Black grass under control
Black grass affected by flufenacet and diflufenican in Barley
Black grass seedlings germinated from moist soil 3 inches down on a winter wheat after oilseed rape which was drilled 27/09/2013. No other black grass has been found at present. A pre-emergent has been applied.