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NRoSO and BASIS points on EiO – what is available?

With the launch of Ei Operator comes a new choice of online CPD training, which City and Guilds have accredited with our very own category of NRoSO points. This means that sprayer operators can now earn points for online training that they couldn’t do before. You’ll find the new CPD points under category K on […]

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Agronomy for Operators – Part 4 – Spring challenge for grassweed control

With autumn spray strategies left in tatters, it increases the importance of spring applications. Here Syngenta’s experts offer advice on the main problems, timing, techniques, application rates, mixing and sequencing.   The past season’s extremely challenging winter establishment is predicted to have a knock-on effect for spring grass weed control. Implications of weather conditions, crop […]

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John Deere drones lift off

A ‘Nest’ of drones were among the wide array of future technology unveiled by John Deere at the recent Agritechnica show. The green giant sees the drone development as a way to deliver precisely targeted applications, with no soil compaction while also providing a big reduction in chemical use. While releasing little detailed information, the […]

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