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Life after Diquat: Hutchinsons trial on desiccation and haulm management on show at upcoming Fenland event

Agronomy group Hutchinsons in the UK would like to welcome you to Friesland Farm, Burnt Fen, near Littleport (IP28 8EQ ), to view its ongoing development work in potatoes in 2019.

At the September 25th event you will be able to view an ongoing trial related to desiccation and haulm management after the loss of Diquat – on a Markies crop on black fen soil:

  • Different product timings and sequences
  • Use of a topper within these product sequences
  • Novel treatments
  • Best practice for using toppers – in collaboration with Standen

Come along and hear presentations from Hutchinson potato technical specialists – Dr John Keer, Stefan Williams and Andrew Cromie.

Further detail on the Hutchinsons website here

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