MGA Times

The MGA Times is the regular newsletter of the Maize Growers Association.  The Times provides information on the goings on of the MGA as well as news of our and others research and development programmes.  An archive of past copies  is contained on this page and is available to members and non members of the association.

MGA Times September 2019

Sunday, September 29, 2019

MGA Times July 2019

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

MGA Times June 2019

Thursday, June 20, 2019

MGA Times May 2019

Friday, May 10, 2019

MGA Times March 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019

MGA Times February 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

MGA Times January 2019

Friday, January 11, 2019

MGA Times December 2018 extra

Friday, January 4, 2019

MGA Times - December 2018

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

MGA Times October 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018

MGA Times August 2018

Monday, August 20, 2018

MGA Times - March 2018

Monday, April 16, 2018

In this Issue

 

¨ MGA  Proposed Trials 2018.

¨ Getting ready for maize—Simon Draper.

¨ CSF/MGA/Wessex Water Case study  report 2—Cover crop undersowing of maize.

¨ “Question Time” answers.

 

MGA Times - November 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

In the mailing sent out this week we have included:

¨ Invitation to training days.

¨ Silage feed out—Mike Wilkinson.

¨ Summary of survey.

¨ Improved milk fat and protein yield—Chris Bartram.

¨ Summary of Harper Adams beef trial.

 

MGA Times - September 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

 

  • European Maize Meeting report.

  • Ground ear maize—Mike Wilkinson.

  • Invitation—Nutrition training days rescheduled.

  •  Summary CSF/Wessex Water meet

MGA Times July 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

In this Issue

 

¨ Eyespot update—Simon Draper

¨ Harvesting maize The effects on quality—Mike Wilkinson

¨ Cover crops—Neil Groom

¨ Invitation to Nutrition feeding days

¨ Costs of Production– John Morgan

 

 

MGA Times March 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

In This Issue

  • MGA Trial review 2017
  • Getting ready for maize—Simon Draper.
  •  Nutrition & maize silage—Chris Bartram.
  • Conference review

MGA Times December 2016

Thursday, January 5, 2017

MGA Times November 2016

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

In this issue of the MGA Times Mike Wilkinson writes a very interesting a useful article on diets and their contribution to greenhouse gas emmisions.

John Morgan reviews the European Maize meeting with the specialist subject being silage analysis comparisons.

We feature two of the speakers for the MGA Maize conference on 23rd February 2017.

A brief description of the two nutrition feeding days in December.

MGA Times September 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

  • MGA Conference date & Venue
  • MGA Council membership update
  • Suggestions for trials 2017?

MGA Times July 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

In This Issue

  • Introduction to the new MGA Chairman
  • Maize progress update from around the country
  • BASIS & NRoSO points for MGA membership
  • Introduction to Mike Wilkinson, the new Nutrition consultant to the MGA

MGA Times April 2016

Saturday, April 30, 2016

MGA Times January 2016

Friday, January 22, 2016

In This Issue

  • Research update—Sulphur trial results & conclusions.
  •  Conference programme.
  •  Nitrogen predictor form.
  • MGA Site & Maturity group selector explained

MGA Times October 2015

Friday, October 30, 2015

In this Issue

  • Maize feeding this winter
  • MGA mineral prices & specifications
  • Show & meeting reports

MGA Times August 2015

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Includes

  • Basic payment rules
  • Harvest tips

MGA Times June 2015

Friday, July 10, 2015

In This Issue:

  • Oversowing meetings
  • Maize progress around the country
  • RB 209 review