MGA News

Below you can find general Maize Growers Association news articles. For issues of the MGA Times, visit the MGA Times page.

MGA Open Day Wednesday 22nd May

MGA Open Day Wednesday 22nd May

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Stephen Temple, an MGA council member has kindly invited members to an Open day at his dairy farm in North Norfolk.  Not only does Stephen and...

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April 4th Agronomy Update

April 4th Agronomy Update

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Download Simons latest update that  deals with cultivation options for what is turning out to be a very cold if not drying spring!

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Maize Agronomy training days a great success.

Maize Agronomy training days a great success.

Monday, March 25, 2013

In the light of the most challenging year for maize growing in the past 25 years, Simon Draper on behalf of the MGA ran a series of one day courses...

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Nitrogen Predictor form

Nitrogen Predictor form

Friday, March 1, 2013

Those keen to get accurate nitrogen recommendations for their 2013 maize crops should download, fill in and return the MGA Nitrogen Predictor form to...

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MGA Conference & tour of Kemble Farms AD Plant 27th February

MGA Conference & tour of Kemble Farms AD Plant 27th February

Friday, February 1, 2013

The date have been set for the Annual MGA maize conference to be held at the Royal Agricultural College in Cirencester. Before the conference starts...

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Variety guidance for maize under plastic

Variety guidance for maize under plastic

Friday, November 16, 2012

The Irish and Northern Ireland Recommended forage maize variety lists have been added to the  the web site.  Both lists provide...

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How To obtain 5000 litres from Forage

How To obtain 5000 litres from Forage

Monday, November 12, 2012

As well as a tour of the farm where the dry cows, milking herd, maize and fodder beet will be viewed, there will be presentations and discussion on...

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Harvesting maize in a difficult season.

Harvesting maize in a difficult season.

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Maize in the drier and warmer eastern half of the country is generally average /good and harvest is now underway.  In the west a different story...

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Maximise maize feed value at harvest

Maximise maize feed value at harvest

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Continuing wet and indifferent weather has meant that prospects for maize harvest have not improved. Many farms are now missing last year’s maize...

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European Maize Meeting Success

European Maize Meeting Success

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Seven european countries met on the 10th and 11th September in Dumfries for what turned out to be a very successful and thought provoking meeting....

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