BBRO Sugar Beet News

Keep up to date with BBRO activities and your opportunities to find out more with our news, 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.

Advisory Bulletin No 6

5th June 2017: After a cold, dry start crops have made great progress over the last two weeks with the more advanced crops now meeting across the rows.

BBRO Announcement

The BBRO Executive Board is sorry to announce that Colin MacEwan, Head of BBRO, will be stepping down in the summer, after six years in role.

Launch of 2018 Recommended List

Six new varieties of sugar beet have made it through stringent field trials to be accepted on the Recommended List 2018, managed by BBRO and BSPB.

BBRO summer open days 2017

Held on our research sites - Bracebridge Heath 4th July and Morley 6th July - the summer open days provide a unique opportunity to meet the scientists and see t...

Advisory Bulletin No 5

15 May 2017 Some sugar beet crops are showing variability both within and between fields especially where there are differences in rainfall, soil type and field...

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