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SPot East Field Walk

AHDB Potatoes event

Event date :
Event date: 
Thursday, 31 May, 2018 - 10:00
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Location :
Location: 
Elveden Farm Estate, London Road, Thetford

.With a focus on herbicides Graham Tomalin, Senior Agronomist for VCS Agronomy will be looking at phytotoxicity of different and newer potato varieties.

Objectives of research

  • Assess the efficacy and weed spectrum controlled from a range of residual herbicide/residual herbicide combinations applied at standard crop timings.
  • Assess any crop damage/phytotoxicity from the residual herbicide applications with particular reference to a 22 variety screen
  • Assess varietal effects of post emergence applications of metribuzin and rimsulfuron to a range of varieties

Dr Mark Stalham of NIAB CUF will be presenting demonstration trials for the coming season - a full agenda will appear here

Tea, coffee and bacon rolls will be available on arrival.

​If you would like more information - please contact Chloe Ingleby on 01904 771211 or email chloe.ingleby@ahdb.org.uk