30th January 2020 Joint United Oilseeds/AHDB Agronomy Seminar Book here

Posted: 19 Nov
30th January 2019 (13.00 - 16.45) Northampton Marriott


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Bookings are open for the joint United Oilseeds / AHDB agronomy seminar aimed at farmers and agronomists with an interest in Oilseed Rape cropping.

The seminar is a partnership event between United Oilseeds Marketing and AHDB and will cover AHDB Recommended List 2020-21 update, latest on Cabbage Stem Flea Beetle, Oilseed Rape market update and the new research coming up under Integrated Pest Management.

Northampton Marriott Hotel
Eagle Drive

Programme details are as follows:

Time & Date: 1.00pm – 4.45pm, Thursday 30th January 2020
Location:         Northampton Marriott, Eagle Drive, Northampton, NN4 7HW

Chairman:       Andrew Cragg, Director, United Oilseeds

       1.00 pm - ARRIVAL, refreshments and sandwich lunch

1.30 pm -  AHDB ACTIVITY UPDATE Judith Stafford, Knowledge Exchange Manager, AHDB

1.50 pm - AHDB RECOMMENDED LIST 2020-21 Paul Gosling, Head of Recommended List, AHDB

2.20 pm - SOSR – THE FORGOTTEN COUSIN? Nick Mecrow, Area Manager, United Oilseeds

2.30 pm -  GROWING WITH THE BEETLE Simon Kightley, Oilseeds & Pulse Specialist, NIAB

3.00 pm - TEA & COFFEE

3.15 pm - MARKET UPDATE Owen Cligg, Trading Manager, United Oilseeds                

3.40 pm - INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT Bill Parker, Head of Technical Programmes, AHDB

4.10 pm - FARMER EXPERIENCE: USING IPM TO CONTINUE GROWING OSR Jake Freestone, Farm Manager, Overbury Enterprises

4.45 pm  - CLOSE


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