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Come to the 2018 UOM/AHDB Agronomy Seminar

Date Added: 22/12/2017

United Oilseed members and customers are invited to attend our joint UOM / AHDB agronomy seminar at the 4-star Elcot Park Hotel near Newbury at 1.00pm on Thursday 8th February.   Attendance is free by advance registration.

Date: Thursday 8th February 2018

Location: Mercure Elcot Park Hotel (Percy Shelley suite) – Elcot, Newbury RG20 8NJ 

13:00 Registration and refreshments and sandwich lunch

13:30 Chair’s welcome – Andrew Cragg, United Oilseeds Director

13:32 Making the most of the AHDB Recommended List for Oilseed Rape (OSR) – Jenna Watts, AHDB*

14:00 Sustainable fungicide programmes for OSR – Faye Ritchie, ADAS*

14:30 AHDB activity overview, including Monitor Farms and Strategic Farms - Emily Smith, AHDB

15:00 Refreshments

15:15 GF 3447: A novel Arylex-containing herbicide for the control of broadleaved weeds in oilseed rape – John Sellars, Dow AgroSciences

15:40 BREXIT and the oilseeds sector – Amandeep Kaur Purewal, AHDB*

16:05 OSR Market Update and Prospects – Owen Cligg, United Oilseeds

16:30 Conference close

*Paper sponsored by AHDB

How to register

To reserve your place, please call United Oilseeds on 01380 729200 and speak to Celia Smith or e-mail

Attendance is free by advance booking/registration only with United Oilseeds.

Please note spaces are limited and are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

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