Agronomy - South West

Past Event - booking closed

27 February 2019

9:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Wrag Barn Golf & Country Club, Shrivenham Road, Highworth, Swindon, Wiltshire



09:30 Registration and coffee

09:45 Welcome and AHDB update Philip Dolbear, AHDB

10:00 Fungicide resistance – where are we now? Dr Paul Gosling, AHDB

10:30 Can micronutrients and bio-stimulants reduce our reliance on fungicide without compromising grain yield of winter wheat? Dr Syed Shah, Research Manager and Agronomist

11:00 Refreshment break

11.30 Making more from your marketing decisions Andrew Huxham, Graindex

11:50 More competitive variable cost purchasing Dan Jolly, Yagro

12:10 Working together to raise profitability Stuart Fletcher and Humphrey Mills, joint venture farmers

12:50 Panel discussion

13:10 Conclusions Philip Dolbear, AHDB

13:15 Close and lunch