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- @NIABTAG: Jim Orson's latest blog discusses the 2016 disappointing oilseed rape yields https://t.co/xR9XKZetPw https://t.co/RLH31YAgN4
- @NIABTAG: Oilseed rape seed handling and packing at NIAB #Farm24 https://t.co/rqaSrhOVDz
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- @NIABTAG: The last field of Lilli W Wheat creating a bit of dust! #farm24 #harvest16 https://t.co/re4kMMeLHI
- @NIABTAG: The wheat heap is growing! #farm24 @FarmersGuardian @rtkfarmer5 https://t.co/OhsVUaXOBM
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- @NIABTAG: Subsoiler ready! Sprayer parked up but also ready for cereal stubble weed & Cabbage Stem Flea Beetle control #farm24 https://t.co/f8YxQN25PR
- @NIABTAG: Combines being serviced this morning. It will be a later start today due a misty morning in Cambs #farm24 https://t.co/KyWc4s528i
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Disappointing rape yields; causes?
19/08/2016 by Jim Orson
" Ladies of a certain age could not stop talking about scything following the most recent series of Poldark. I took this as great news, assuming that they were interested in the traditions of agriculture. In order to reinforce their new found enthusiasm, I offered to show them the ... "