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07 October 2021
Do you know wHen2gO?
Short article on a tool developed by BASF and Agrimetrics that can be used to help make field-specific decisions about applications of metazachlor and quinmerac to oilseed rape crops in autumn.
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24 September 2021
Voluntary Initiative Chair visits Scotland
On a breezy late summer’s day…although some might say an early autumn day, the ‘Voluntary Initiative in Scotland’ Chair, Dave Bell, hosted Phil Jarvis and Sarah Cowie, Policy Manager for NFU Scotland,...
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26 August 2021
Welsh Water Amnesty Deadline Extended
STOP PRESS - Welsh Water / Dŵr Cymru extend the deadline to register your farm/business for their pesticide amnesty under their PestSmart initiative covering Wales and their drinking water catchments...
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08 July 2021
Vacancies on the ECP and PRIF
HSE have announced that they are looking to appoint agronomists and toxicologists to The Expert Committee on Pesticides (ECP) and the Expert Committee on Pesticides Residues in Food (PRIF).
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