MGA News

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

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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2012 MGA Variety choice tables

2012 MGA Variety choice tables

Friday, December 23, 2011

Variety data is this year presented in a Favourable and non Favourable site list.  Data is generated from the independent NIAB trials programme...

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MGA Conference 2012

MGA Conference 2012

Thursday, December 22, 2011

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Maize under plastic variety data

Maize under plastic variety data

Friday, December 2, 2011

Marginal Maize (including maize under plastic) variety data posted to web site. Visit the Agronomy section of the site to download both the Southern...

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Birds and Maize Meeting Presentations On Line

Birds and Maize Meeting Presentations On Line

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

 The power point presentations of both vet speakers at the recent MGA Birds and Maize meeting are now on line. Click on the Nutrition resources...

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Birds and maize meeting proved popular

Birds and maize meeting proved popular

Friday, October 14, 2011

The MGA members meeting at Pilton proved to be a great success with 30 or so farmers and associated trade representatives in attendance.  A...

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Harvesting maize under wet conditions

Harvesting maize under wet conditions

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Simon Draper gives advice on harvesting in wet conditions and how to prevent soil erosion and run off from harvested maize fields.

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