Andrew Woolley FSOOTY finalist

A meticulous path to the top

Detailed knowledge of spraying along with an understanding of legislation and an ability to communicate with the public, has helped Wiltshire-based Andrew Woolley to win the 2018 FSOOTY competition. Andrew, is the arable manager at Puckshipton Farms, near Pewsey in Wiltshire, where he looks after 450ha of crops grown on a range of soils. He […]

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What’s in Your Back Yard is back

A new version of the popular ‘What’s In Your Backyard’ (WIYBY) on-line tool has been updated and is available online HERE When considering whether to use a pesticide, sprayer operators, farmers and agronomists need to assess the risk to watercourses. WIYBY provides a straightforward way of checking if fields are in a Drinking Water Safeguard Zone […]

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Pro Operator launches new website

New on-line learning for UK Sprayer Operators. Working with the National Register of Sprayer Operators (NRoSO) and City and Guilds, the team who publish Pro Operator magazine has launched a new range of on-line learning accredited with a unique category of 8 NRoSO CPD points. Mick Roberts, the editor of Pro Operator magazine, has specifically […]

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