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Conducting field trials for the agrochemical industry on a wide range of crops is one of our core activities. Our expertise encompasses both conventional chemicals and biological products.

Standards
Trials can be done to GLP standard if required.
Conducting field trials for the agrochemical industry on a wide range of crops is one of our core activities. Our expertise encompasses both conventional chemicals and biological products.

We are an officially recognised trials organisation by the UK Pesticides Safety Directorate. Certification number: ORETO 332

Crops
We have extensive experience working with the following crops:
- Wheat
- Barley (winter and spring sown)
- Oilseed rape (winter and spring sown)
- Potatoes
- Sugar beet
- Lettuce
- Carrots
- Turf
- Cabbage
- Peas
- Beans


 
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Soil pest damage in sugar beet
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Pests
We have extensive experience working with the following pests:
- Aphids (all crops)
- Pollen beetles (oilseed rape)
- Flea beetles (oilseed rape)
- Leatherjackets (turf/golf courses)
- Chafers (turf/potatoes)
- Soil pests (sugar beet)
- Nematodes (potatoes/sugar beet)
- Wheat bulb fly (wheat)
- Wheat orange blossom midge
- Saddle gall midge
- Pea and bean weevil



 
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Pollen beetles on oilseed rape
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Weeds
- In sugar beet
- In wheat
- In oilseed rape


   
Diseases
- Powdery mildew and rust in sugar beet
- Septoria, yellow rust and fusarium in wheat


   
Products tested
We have experience in testing the following:
- Insecticides
- Fungicides
- Nematicides
- Herbicides
- Biocontrol agents

and provide the statistical backup to analyse the data


 
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Spraying insecticides in furrow

Equipment
We have access to most types of field equipment used to sow and harvest crops including:
- Sugar beet drills
- Vegetable drills
- Cereal drills
- Oilseed rape drills
- Hand-held sprayers
- Sugar beet harvester for small plots
- Combine harvester for small plots
- Potato planter
- Potato Harvester
- Turf cutter
- Hand harvesting teams


 
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Leatherjacket sampling on a golf course
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In addition, we have experience in small plot and field scale studies on the environmental impact of agrochemicals on non-target organisms

Click here to view the Environmental Impact page
Click here to view the Client and trial information page
 
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Machine-harvesting sugar beet

 

 
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