The British Beet Research Organisation (BBRO) has launched its 2016 research call. Areas of interest to BBRO include ongoing challenges such as further reductions in the availability of active ingredients due to changes in regulation, resistance in pests, diseases and weeds or the increasing battle to identify novel products for their control.
"The BBRO invites interested parties to work in collaboration with the BBRO R&D team to develop innovative crop protection strategies to enhance and protect the performance of UK sugar beet, thereby increasing yield potential and performance within the rotation.
Following analysis of the current crop protection research portfolio the BBRO invites concept notes targeted to the following areas:
The deadline for receipt of electronic copies of concept notes is 9am on Friday 30th September 2016
Find out more on the BBRO website: http://bbro.co.uk/our-news/2016/2016-research-call
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