MGA News

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

MGA Wholecrop, crimped grain and maize silage Additive Guide

MGA Wholecrop, crimped grain and maize silage Additive Guide

Saturday, July 7, 2012

The primary aim of thisMGA Additive Data Sheet is to provide members with a current and convenient list of the key facts relating to the crimped...

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Maize Silage wanted for AD Plants

Maize Silage wanted for AD Plants

Friday, May 11, 2012

Interested in growing maize on contract?  Fancy getting involved with Anaerobic Digestion but not sure where to start?   One of our...

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Cold & Wet - Ideal conditions for maize??

Cold & Wet - Ideal conditions for maize??

Saturday, April 21, 2012

Simon Draper, MGA Agronomist gives MGA members some timely advice on what we should be doing to make the best of this difficult spring for drilling...

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MGA Maize Herbicide star chart

MGA Maize Herbicide star chart

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Each year Simon Draper updates the popular herbicide star chart.  This chart lists all the relevant sprays used in the control of weeds and...

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MGA Nitrogen predictor form

MGA Nitrogen predictor form

Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Variety choice made, the next thing on the maize 2012 list will be how much fertiliser will the crop need?  With this in mind, we would...

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Early drilling maize in 2012

Early drilling maize in 2012

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Simon Draper gives MGA members some useful tips for early planting of maize in these warm early spring conditions.  This article can be...

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Grain Maize Data Published

Grain Maize Data Published

Friday, March 16, 2012

The results of the 2008-2011 Grain Maize Trials can now be seen in the Agronomy section of the members' pages: login for access.

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MGA Conference papers

MGA Conference papers

Friday, March 2, 2012

This years MGA Conference was held at the RAC in Cirencester.  Papers presented on the day are now available to MGA members via the...

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Nitrogen Predictor

Nitrogen Predictor

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Variety choice made, the next thing on the maize 2012 list will be how much fertiliser will the crop need?  With this in mind, we would...

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One solution to starlings

One solution to starlings

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

One of our Somerset members has passed on his experiences with starlings and how for the first time this year they have stayed away.  Please...

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