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.
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.
Beet Yield Competition
BBRO is delighted that 32 growers have signed up for the 2017 Beet Yield Competition.
Advisory Bulletin No 9
Crops have benefited from some good growing conditions over the last few weeks with plenty of rain and sun to encourage growth and sugar production. Early root ...
Advisory Bulletin No 10
We are seeing variable levels of foliar disease developing, even where fungicides have been applied in some cases.
2016 Research Call - 16 proposals received
To develop innovative crop protection strategies to enhance and protect the performance of UK sugar beet, thereby increasing yield potential and performance.