Bill Pearson's Useful Agricultural Sites:
Up to date industry information including :news and weather services, agronomy tools such as NIAB's variety selector, extensive product information ... and lots more.
A comprehensive range of products to agricultural merchants, both in the United Kingdom and overseas including seed treatments, potato storage products, herbicides and fungicides.
Includes a useful weedspotter
Specialists in Grain Marketing, Crop Protection, Fertilizer and Seed
Control Virtual Information Center
Information on biological control
United Kingdom trade association of companies engaged in the manufacture, formulation and national distribution of pesticide products for agriculture, forestry, horticulture, home gardening, industrial and local authority outlets.
Protection Council - BCPC
UK charity whose objective is to promote and encourage the science and practice of crop protection
Company based at Portadown
Coppice Resources Ltd was formed to bring together the differing expertise of an informal group of like minded people with a belief in the potential short rotation coppice (SRC) has to become a key agricultural crop.
The Crop Protection Association is the United Kingdom trade body representing companies involved in the distribution of crop protection products
Trading site for arable farmers (registration needed)
The Defra-funded portal for cross compliance support and advice for England
Agricultural chemicals manufacturer
CPB Twyford is dedicated to providing farmers with crop varieties that deliver higher yields, superior disease and pest resistance and improved quality and performance in adverse weather conditions.
Supplies and services to UK agriculture.
Information on grassland and weed control
Management system develpoed by Monsanto and Simba
Guide to Noxious and Other Selected Weeds
Guide to weeds from British Columbia
Agricultural Products Group
Pest, disease and spray information
& Bateson Ltd
Long established agricultural trading company committed to innovation through the introduction of new industrial crops.
On-line trading site for arable farmers.
Online grain trading service
to Wheat Diseases and Pests
Description of the major wheat and triticale diseases, insect pests, nematodes, physiologic and genetic disorders, and mineral and environmental stresses
(Novartis Seeds Ltd)
Information, news and events for Britain's sugar beet growers.
Market information from the Home Grown Cereals Authority
Leader in adjuvants
Crop protection products including potato sprout suppressants, herbicides, fungicides and insecticides for agriculture, horticulture and amenity sectors.
Monsanto's web site about food biotechnology in the UK and around the world
Husbandry guidelines from Norvartis (see below)
NIAB supplies consultancy, training, information, contract research and technical services to governments, supra-governmental agencies, agribusiness and farmers
The British Edible Pulse Association
Administers the regulation of agricultural, horticultural, forestry, food storage and home garden pesticides
Internet Guide Book
The British Society for Plant Pathology
Aims to be the most comprehensive source of information on potatoes on the net (registration needed).
and Growers Research Organisation (PGRO)
The Processors and Growers Research Organisation(PGRO) is the UK centre for applied research on temperate peas and beans:
Information on arable and forage crops
Everything about potatoes from the SAC
Formed from Novartis and Zeneca, Syngenta is the world's leading agribusiness company operating across all major areas of crop protection and seeds.
Plant Disease Handbook - Contents
Information on plant diseases from Texas Extension Plant Pathologists
Mobile seed cleaners
Trials4U2C, funded by MAFF, managed by HGCA and Velcourt on two sites and updated weekly, will tell you exactly what is going on at the crucial times of the year. Read comments from the two farm managers and key researchers.
Uniroyal chemical seed treatments
Weed identification from Bayer
Information herbicide resistance
Science Society of America
Information on weeds and their control from the Weed Science Society of America
Everything about whole crop cereals
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