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  • Storage Bulletin - January 2015

    TAKE GREAT CARE WITH CIPC – WE NEED IT!   For the 2014/15 storage season, like last year, approval holders have limited the use of CIPC in low temperature stores (those operating at...

  • Storage Bulletin - November 2014

    STRUCTURAL CONDENSATION    As ambient temperatures start to fall, especially at night, the risk of structural condensation within stores increases. There is continual moisture release...

  • Storage Bulletin - October 2014

    AMBIENT AIR SHORTAGE HINDERS COOLING AND DISEASE CONTROL   Despite a week of relatively cool nights, September was one of the warmest and driest on record and early October has continued...

  • Storage Bulletin - September 2014

    www.cipccompliant.co.uk   BE CIPC COMPLIANT: A REMINDER OF NEW LIMITS FOR 2014/15   CIPC remains under Stewardship and further measures to phase usage down to a pan-...

  • Storage Bulletin - July 2014

    Be CIPC Compliant: 2014/15 update   The spotlight remains on CIPC just now following the reporting in June by the Defra Expert Committee on Pesticides Residues in Food (PRiF) of a further...

  • Storage Bulletin - May 2014

    Storage 2020 – the case for uniformity   Sutton Bridge was involved in a leading supply chain meeting last week where storage uniformity was a major topic on the agenda for discussion with...

  • Storage Bulletin - March 2014

    Storage quality   Pectobacterium (soft rot) remains a threat to crops coming out of cold storage as the low temperature suppresses the bacterial disease’s development whilst in the store....

  • Storage Bulletin - January 2014

    Stored crops under threat?   Recently at SBCSR, we have seen a significant increase in the number of reported problems in storage. Some crops which didn’t set skins well have been...

  • Storage Bulletin - November 2013

    Wet crops going into storeThe recent heavy rain means that there is now a very real risk of wet crop going into store and it is therefore imperative that this is dried as a matter of urgency if it is...

  • Storage Bulletin - September 2013

    Stores gearing up to load in earnestLoading is underway in many stores around the country and will be gearing up significantly over the next couple of weeks. Recent rain will hopefully have eased the...

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