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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.

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OWBM

OWBM larvae found in wheat ear early July

OWBM

Fungiside

Missed strip this season showing importance of fungicide strategy in a variety of wheat susceptible to rust

Fungiside

Black Grass

Late sprays still working: Susceptible large black grass killed by SU chemistry

Black Grass

Blackgrass

Level of Resistance to SU chemistry is seen as variable

Blackgrass

Black Grass

Black grass emerging in winter

Black Grass

Weather Damage

Low temperature and wind in early March caused visible damage in wheat

Weather Damage

Yellow Rust

Foci of yellow rust found on 22nd February on Revelation and Diego drilled on 10th and 16th October

Yellow Rust

Blackgrass

Pre- emergent sprays are working well on black grass despite challenging seedbeds

Blackgrass

Blackgrass

Blackgrass dormancy is 27% this year

Blackgrass

Flea Beetle

Phoma appearing early this year found in late September, enhanced by wet weather, flea beetle activity noted

Flea Beetle


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Weekly Rainfall Report from JK Senior and Sons Rainfall (mm) this week
Mon 16th Julrainfall measurement of 1.8 on Mon 16th Jul1.8 mm
Tue 17th Julrainfall measurement of 7.4 on Tue 17th Jul7.4 mm
Wed 18th Julrainfall measurement of 0.0 on Wed 18th Jul0.0 mm
Thu 19th Julrainfall measurement of 0.0 on Thu 19th Jul0.0 mm
Fri 20th Julrainfall measurement of 0.0 on Fri 20th Jul0.0 mm

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