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  1. Frost Damage, Advice for April - Rob Saunders, Chris Cooper - Vineyard Magazine

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    The degree of frost damage in vines is dependent on growth stage, the duration of temperatures below zero, and to some degree, following day-time temperatures. Site selection is a taken as read, and growers are familiar with mechanised frost mitigation measures, such as frost fans, bougies and heated fruiting wire.

  2. Timing of T2 Fungicide is Critical - Elle Pace - South East Farmer

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    - South East Farmer

    According to Elle Pace, Hutchinsons agronomist in Hampshire, Sussex and Surrey, most winter wheat in the region is looking forward. She observes that early drilled wheats have enjoyed a mild winter with very few frosts as yet and are looking forward and lush. The later drilled wheats have also kept growing through the winter. Generally, wheat crops are looking good with some Septoria and some mildew evident.