This factsheet focuses on the calibration of the water-powered proportional dilutor or dosing pump, traditionally used to apply soluble fertilisers to crops, and should be used in conjunction with
Updated field drainage guide
Field drainage is installed to rapidly remove excess soil water to reduce or eliminate waterlogging and return soils to their natural field capacity.
With a very high proportion of UK soft fruit now produced in container-grown systems, the approach required to maintain weed control has changed.
ADAS recently identified fruit bronzing where large numbers of rose thrips were present in crops, so AHDB commissioned a study to determine the threat and to identify the best control options for