Win a VIP place at our weed control conference
We’re tackling black-grass together. We want to know what you do to control the black-grass on your farm and share your thoughts to help others. If you’re happy to share your top tips, you’ll be entered into a competition to find the best black-grass beating team In the UK and win a VIP place at our exclusive conference where you'll be one of the first to see the black-grass herbicide of the future.Enter here
Let’s make black-grass disappear.
There’s no single element to weed control, but a combination of agronomic choices to improve the situation on farm. We’re touring the country in the black-grass battle bus, a hub packed with information about weed control. Have a look at the timeline below to see where we’ll be and when, you can also take a look at the summary of each event on the tour to see what happened. You can also use our black-grass calculator to see how much black-grass costs your farm. And by sharing your top tips, you could win a VIP place at our exclusive conference.
Follow the black-grass battle bus, an advice hub touring the country that offers you the chance to speak to one of our experts about your on-farm situation. Click here to read about the events, register your interest and get directions.
Low Walworth Farm Open Day
Please call 07887 822 325 for event detailsEvent summary
East Heslerton/Wold Farm
KWS & BASF Open Day
Please call 07767 850 986 for event detailsEvent summary
Using yield loss figures from ADAS over a two year period, we've developed the black-grass calculator - a handy tool to give you a reality check on how much money your black-grass populations are costing.
t/ha in lost revenue
2016, S.Cook, J. Roberts, Optimising the competitive effects of hybrid barley for the control of Alopecurus myosuroides. 7th International Weed Science Congress, June 19-26 2016, Prague, Czech Republic
Get expert advice from the experts themselves
Philip Wright, Wright Resolutions, Cultivation and Drilling
Tom Robinson, Application Consultant, Spray Application
Stuart Kevis, BASF, Chemical Advice
Neil Fuller, Soil Specialist, Soil Health and Nutrition
Lynn Tatnell, ADAS, Weed Biology
Mike Wareing, John Deere, Machinery
Iain Ford, BASF, Chemical Advice
Dr Sarah Cook, ADAS, Weed Biology
Angus Murray, BASF, Technical Services Advisor
Hummingbird Technologies, AI Drone and Satellite Experts