LATEST ISSUE – June 2021
June 2021’s edition of LG GatePost was released on the 03/06/2021.
In this edition of LG GatePost, Arable Technical Manager Ron Granger and everyone here at LG, raises a glass to LG Diablo spring malting barley – to celebrate it gaining Full Approval for Brewing use, by the MBC! Read the full article here.
Pulses Breeder Will Pillinger, tackles some frequently asked questions from the ‘Breeder’s Perspective’. He covers queries on growing pulses in rotation, drill timings and variety selection for your situation.
Then we’re over to Liam Wilkinson – our Arable Crops Development Officer, for his advice on how to achieve good oilseeds canopy management. Full article.
Will Charlton – Arable Marketing Manager, talks us through the top 6 highest yielding oilseed rape varieties on the RL, which all happen to be Limagrain bred! Full article.
Cereals & Pulses Product Manager, Tom Barker addresses the excellent yields and early maturity of spring bean variety LG Raptor – with additional comments from Lincolnshire grower, Tim Lamyman. Full article.
We then receive a handy update on new technologies that are helping to increase financial returns in the maize world, via Tim Richmond – LG’s Maize Manager.
Ron makes a fleeting reappearance to discuss his thoughts on the quartet of new Group 3 biscuit wheats: LG Astronomer, LG Prince, LG Illuminate and LG Quasar. Full article.
Forage Crops Director, Martin Titley, firmly believes that “nothing beats a good beet crop!” Will he convince you?
…and finally, our fellow Ag-Ron-Omist waves hello – best watch out for him!