The May edition of Agronomist and Arable Farmer is now available to view online.The edition comes with the usual comment and analysis of events affecting the world of agronomy and agriculture. It can be found by clicking the link below. The vice-president of the NFU, Stuart Roberts, calls for unity in these troubled times as does the recently appointed CEO of the National Association of Contractors, Jill Hewitt. John Swire also takes a closer look at the looming problems in the fruit and veg sector as the shortage of pickers becomes all too real.
A detailed look at the prospects of blight attack this summer is also examined in some detail as is a look at some of the advancements made in the tele handler and tyre markets.