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Keep up to date with BBRO activities and your opportunities to find out more with our news of events, developments and other information.

2018 Recommended List, now available HERE.

See our other news and latest information from BBRO on the UK sugar beet industry below.

Summer Open Days - DATE CHANGE

4th July - Bracebridge Heath and 6th July - Morley BBRO are working hard to ensure growers are aware of the risks and opportunities in 2018 and beyond.

Advisory Bulletin No 5

Some crops are showing variability both within and between fields especially where there are differences in rainfall, soil type and field topography.

Advisory Bulletin No 4

The run of cold temperatures has meant that germination has been slow and some emerged seedlings have also been affected by the frost and dry conditions.

Launch of 2018 Recommended List

SIX NEWCOMERS MAKE THE RECOMMENDED LIST 2018 FOR SUGAR BEET Stringent field trials on real farms increases value of BBRO BSPB list to growers.

Advisory Bulletin No 3

Warm weather encouraging good growth of sugar beet and unfortunately weeds. Minimise risks now from over wintered pest and diseases with good crop hygiene.

Demonstration Farm Network

Six farms, varying soils, 8 different varieties and a selection management strategies. Commercial on farm trials to push the boundaries of on-farm research.

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