Tillage Focus

Focus: A family thresher brought back to life in Tipperary

Focus: A family thresher brought back to life in Tipperary

Around many a family farm that have older sheds there can often be found vintage machinery made redundant by new...

October 27, 2021

Malting barley – Donegal’s best kept secret

Malting barley – Donegal’s best kept secret

Malting barley production is helping to breathe new life into Donegal’s tillage sector with a total of 1,200ac due to...

July 28, 2021

CropsWatch: Targeting Beet Inputs towards Crop Performance

CropsWatch: Targeting Beet Inputs towards Crop Performance

In this Terrachem Cropswatch video John Mulhare discusses his beet herbicide programme and highlights his standard approach to driving yield...

June 14, 2021

Crops Watch: Dr Robert Beattie on maximising profitability of winter wheat crops.

Crops Watch: Dr Robert Beattie on maximising profitability of winter wheat crops.

As increasing Septoria pressure threatens yields potential – choosing the most robust T2 is essential to maximise profitability of wheat...

May 19, 2021

Crops Watch: Spray programmes for cold weather

Crops Watch: Spray programmes for cold weather

Margaret Murphy of Terrachem gives her Beet t1 recommendations.

May 11, 2021

CROPS WATCH: The new beet on the block is ‘smart’

CROPS WATCH: The new beet on the block is ‘smart’

Have you ever heard of ‘Smart Beet’? In this installment of the Crops Watch series in association with TerraChem Margaret...

October 23, 2020

CROPS WATCH: Smart beet due fungicide

CROPS WATCH: Smart beet due fungicide

In this installment of Crops Watch, in association with TerraChem, Margaret Murphy decides on the next step to take with...

July 13, 2020

CROPS WATCH: Have you been feeding your beet crop?

CROPS WATCH: Have you been feeding your beet crop?

In this installment of Crops Watch John Mulhare discusses feeding his beet crop and applying a fungicide.

July 6, 2020

CROPS WATCH: Feeding winter barley to avoid disease

CROPS WATCH: Feeding winter barley to avoid disease

In this installment of Crops Watch Robert Beattie talks about the importance of nutrition and avoiding stress in winter barley...

May 18, 2020

CROPS WATCH: Keep ahead of weeds in beet to ensure a clean crop

CROPS WATCH: Keep ahead of weeds in beet to ensure a clean crop

In this installment of Crops Watch Margaret Murphy advises beet growers on a T2 herbicide strategy.

May 18, 2020

CROPS WATCH: Examining roots on winter cereals

CROPS WATCH: Examining roots on winter cereals

In this short video, John Mulhare, an agronomist with Terrachem, examines winter wheat plant roots and compares sowing dates and...

April 10, 2020

CROPS WATCH: Early season winter barley management

CROPS WATCH: Early season winter barley management

Terrachem agronomist John Mulhare talks about how early season management in winter barley, can have a big impact on inputs...

April 10, 2020

CROPS WATCH: Increasing root growth in winter wheat to help hit potential yield

CROPS WATCH: Increasing root growth in winter wheat to help hit potential yield

In this instalment of Crops Watch, Terrachem agronomist, John Mulhare talks about building roots early in the season so that...

April 10, 2020

CROPS WATCH: Replacing fungicides with nutrition on winter wheat

CROPS WATCH: Replacing fungicides with nutrition on winter wheat

James Julian talks to TerraChem agronomist John Mulhare about conservation agriculture on this installment of CROPS WATCH

May 27, 2019

CROPS WATCH: Boron enhancing root nodules on beans

CROPS WATCH: Boron enhancing root nodules on beans

TerraChem agronomist is impressed with the effect that Boron is having on this crop of beans

May 27, 2019

CROPS WATCH: BYDV a cause for concern in winter barley next season

CROPS WATCH: BYDV a cause for concern in winter barley next season

In this installment of CROPS WATCH TerraChem agronomist John Mulhare reflects on the winter barley season so far as he...

May 27, 2019

CROPS WATCH: Beet slow to take off…second herbicide plans

CROPS WATCH: Beet slow to take off…second herbicide plans

Beet crops are slow to take off due to recent cold weather. The second split of T1 applications was late...

May 22, 2019

CROPS WATCH: Disease present in spring barley…T1 due

CROPS WATCH: Disease present in spring barley…T1 due

In this installment of CROPS WATCH TerraChem agronomist John Mulhare decides what to do with a spring barley crop at...

May 20, 2019