Weather summary: Strategic Cereal Farm West harvest 2021

Our Strategic Farms are an opportunity to see how to use our research on a commercial farm.

Based in Warwickshire, Strategic Cereal Farm West host Rob Fox will be running the following trials for harvest 2021:

  • Managed lower fungicide inputs
  • Benefits of flower strips
  • Cultivation and the impact on soil health, crop roots and yield
  • Autumn black-grass control

Weather summary for harvest 2021

The chart below shows the rainfall and temperature recorded at the Strategic Cereal Farm West weather station for the Harvest 2021 year to-date.

Between 1 October 2020 and 30 April 2021, the Strategic Cereal Farm West weather station recorded a total of 285mm of rainfall.  The maximum temperature was 22.6°C on 31 March 2021.  The minimum temperature recorded was -6.6°C on 11 February 2021.

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Richard Meredith

Interim Head of Arable Knowledge Exchange