Contents tagged with grain storage

4 September 2020

Discover how farm-saved seed can increase erucic acid risks in oilseed rape

28 March 2022

This page covers seedling blight, foot/crown rot, ear (head) blight and fusarium mycotoxins

30 October 2019

Farmers will be able to store grain destined for animal feed, export and non-food users until Friday 15 November 2019

18 June 2019

Calculate rainfall-related mycotoxin scores and target T3 fungicide sprays in wheat

27 February 2019

Levels of erucic acid in double-low oilseed rape crops can become elevated due to contamination from volunteers (via seeds or cross-pollination)

4 September 2020

Key points where management of erucic acid levels can make a difference

29 January 2024

Designed for analysts who test wheat, barley and oilseed rape, these modules and publication can be used to improve the standard of testing across the UK.

21 July 2023

Safe, effective grain storage is key to assuring crop quality.

24 June 2022

Discover how to capture the quality and condition of your grain.

1 July 2020

See the signs of defects and impurities in stored cereal (wheat and barley). This poster shows examples of physical damage, disease, pests, screenings and weed seeds.

12 December 2023

This poster shows the more common of over 50 insect and mites species that may occur in grain stores. Correct identification is important.

21 July 2023

Assess the risk of fusarium mycotoxins and record the score on the grain passport.