Our Opinions

BBRO are keen to support growers in investigating innovative ideas or changes in practices. Not all ideas require or warrant full trials. 'Our Opinions' provides an overview of our thoughts and findings from across the growing region, and are not based on robust trial data. Occasionally the results reported here will be investigated further and full trials will be pursued.

How do you know when to drill?

It is a fine balancing act, determining when to drill. There is no specific day or formula that can be used in all circumstances, so the BBRO have looked at ma...

Controlling the Green Bridge Effect

The term ‘green bridge effect’ is used to describe any green plant material which survives over-winter and acts as a host for pests and diseases. Effectively th...

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We are set up jointly by British Sugar plc and the National Farmers' Union.

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