SPot Farm West Open Day: Shropshire
***Please note that this event takes place at Eaton Upon Tern Runway (grid ref: SJ 65555 23256) next to Eaton Upon Tern Village (see map). Use the postcode TF9 2BX for the village and follow the signs for the AHDB event***
An open day at Heal Farms, Strategic Potato Farm West, for growers, agronomists, trade and industry from across the potatoes sector.
This event will consist of a morning and afternoon session. Please let us know if you'd like to come to either session or the whole day when you book.
The morning session will comprise a demonstration of a Danfoil low water volume sprayer in comparison to the farm standard Challenger RoGator using water sensitive paper.
In the afternoon session we will explore a range of topics including: fertigation, natural dormancy of potatoes, the AHDB Storage Network, and desiccation and herbicide trial work.
- Live Danfoil versus Challenger RoGator water sensative paper demonstration
- Natural dormancy plots and the storage network
- Fertigation and desiccation work
- Refreshment stop
- Herbicide investigation into the use of aclonifen (Emerger)
If you have any questions about this event, please contact us using the details below.
T 01904 771218