News & Events
News from the Voluntary Initiative, our members and supporters. And anything else we think you might like to know about.
VI Champion talks IPM
12 May 2023
Sarah Pettitt, VI Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Champion and Lincolnshire vegetable grower, recently presented to a group of farmers a...
VI at the Welsh Sheep Show
11 May 2023
The VI will be exhibiting at the National Sheep Association's Welsh Sheep event, 16 May 2023.
Have you heard of BeeConnected?
28 April 2023
BeeConnected is an online tool that does what it “says on the tin” – connects beekeepers with farmers and vice versa.
Know the bentazone risk
06 April 2023
Growers using the post-emergence herbicide bentazone this spring are being urged to use an online tool to assess risk to water courses be...
The VI at Cereals 2023
24 March 2023
Come and find the VI, NRoSO, BASiS, NSTS and PIPAH on Stand 940A 13/14 June 2023
Two NRoSO points for BeeConnected
09 February 2023
Don't forget, NRoSO members can collect two CPD points each year for registering with and using BeeConnected
NRoSO successfully transfers to new administrators
30 January 2023
The National Register of Sprayer Operators (NRoSO) scheme has successfully transferred to the new administrator, BASiS
Propyzamide "use by" date fast approaching
05 January 2023
Don't forget, for most uses, it is illegal to use propyzamide after 31st January
03 January 2023
First Ag show of the year is LAMMA 2023, to be held at the NEC, Birmingham, Tuesday and Wednesday 11th and 12th January 2023. Stop by th...
Complete the RL Review Questionnaire
16 December 2022
Find out how to get involved in the Recommended Lists (RL) review to help improve the variety trialling project.