• COOL WEATHER has blunted crop development and disease levels but not thwarted either of those - that's the finding following the The Scottish Farmer's CropWatch tour, in conjunction with Bayer CropScience and SRUC.

  • RENEWABLE energy systems and feedstock options will be a hot topic for visitors to Cereals this year.

  • NEW VARIETIES are the spice of the arable farmer's life and at Cereals there will be plenty in the ground to choose from.

  • Growers looking for a new sprayer or to buy equipment to revamp their existing machine, will have ample opportunity to suss out potential investments at Cereals.

  • A CELEBRATION of 50 years of technical innovation will be one of the prime drivers on the HGCA stand for visitors to Cereals to see, as it celebrates its half century.

  • OILSEED rape growers will be given an insight into work done on their behalf on the AHDB's 'Cereals and oilseeds' stand at Cereals.

  • THOSE VISITING this year's Cereals event are being encouraged to keep their eyes open for the Watch Out!

  • NEW AND updated machines from some of the best-known manufacturers will use Cereals as their launch pad to UK farmers.

  • WITH silage-making almost upon us, farmers are being urged to focus on minimising the threat of moulds and mycotoxin contamination in forage.

  • WHEN cows are the main income generators on your farm, it pays to look after them well - and in George Templeton's case, that means investing in making the best possible silage to feed them on.