Oats

A UK tillage farmer reflects on the year that was 2021

A UK tillage farmer reflects on the year that was 2021

The latest Tillage Edge podcast from Teagasc features a reflection on the year that was 2021 from UK-based farm manager,...

December 29, 2021

DAERA publishes crop production estimates for 2021

DAERA publishes crop production estimates for 2021

Crop production estimates for the main cereal options and potatoes grown in Northern Ireland have been published for 2021, by...

December 22, 2021

White’s Oats unveils new ‘eco-scores’ as part of sustainability ambition

White’s Oats unveils new ‘eco-scores’ as part of sustainability ambition

As part of its sustainability vision for the future, Northern Ireland, Co. Armagh-based White’s Oats, has unveiled a full sweep...

November 10, 2021

IBERS confirms a strong resurgence in oat production

IBERS confirms a strong resurgence in oat production

Plant breeders at the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) in Wales are confirming a growing demand for...

March 30, 2021

Almost €3m for research project on oats

Almost €3m for research project on oats

Researchers in Ireland and Wales have been awarded €2.7 million to explore the development of oat varieties that are climate-resistant...

February 17, 2021

Grazing winter oats – a US perspective

Grazing winter oats – a US perspective

Dairy farmers in the US state of Wisconsin are being encouraged to sow winter oats in early August and then...

December 4, 2016

Watch great drone footage as gluten-free oat harvest comes to a close

Watch great drone footage as gluten-free oat harvest comes to a close

Glanbia recently got some excellent drone footage of the gluten-free oat harvest. According to Rob O’Keeffe of Glanbia the gluten-free...

September 9, 2015

Why spring beans are key on rugby star Rory Best’s 1,200-acre farm

Why spring beans are key on rugby star Rory Best’s 1,200-acre farm

Spring beans work tremendously well as a break within a tillage rotation, according to Irish rugby star Rory Best. The...

June 26, 2015

‘There will be no short cuts on winter wheat this year’

‘There will be no short cuts on winter wheat this year’

Winter wheat crops are approaching their flag leaf spray, David Leahy Agronomist with Glanbia says. This year programmes have been...

June 1, 2015

UK farmers have another bumper oat crop

UK farmers have another bumper oat crop

Although down 14% from last year, the 2014 UK oat crop is still 20% above the average for 2008-2012, according...

December 5, 2014

Reduced plantings of wheat, oats and oilseeds in the UK next year

Reduced plantings of wheat, oats and oilseeds in the UK next year

According to the Home Grown Cereals Authority’s Early Bird Survey of UK tillage farmers’ planting intentions for 2015, a reduction...

November 17, 2014