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Horticulture and environment research, specialising in top & soft fruit sectors
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Future Events

NIAB TAG is holding a number of events at its locations around the UK in 2017.
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Orson's Oracle

Jim Orson

Wheat harvest 2017
14/07/2017 by Jim Orson

"   It is the time of year when I try to predict the yields of the wheat harvest. Usually I do this in early July but the timings of the blogs have meant that this year it is mid-July. It is going to be an early harvest for many and so we will soon know the true picture. Every... "

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