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Gleadell Blackgrass Trials Get Drilled

Posted by James Barlow on

Gleadell Blackgrass Trials Get Drilled

The first Gleadell field trials run by newly appointed technical sales person James Barlow have been drilled over the weekend. This first Autumn trial is looking at Blackgrass competitiveness of autumn drilled cereal crops. The aim of this trial is to provide commercial data using large scale plots (0.25ha) and commercial agricultural machinery. There will also be a herbicide element to this trial involving pre-emergence and post-emergence herbicides, we'll keep you posted on updates throughout the season.

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2nd Quarterly Newsletter

Posted by Charlie Blakeley on

2nd Quarterly Newsletter

Last Friday was spent at the RAGT trial plots, to have a look at the selections on offer. The sunny day was spent reviewing the establishments and root structures. The mixtures included; Linseed, Terranova and Phacellia (10% - 70% - 20%)  Ethiopian mustard and Berseem clover (55% - 45%) Japanese Oats and Leafy Turnip (60% -40%) White Mustard, Buckwheat and Berseem Clover (40% - 40% - 20%)  All were standing strong and soaking up the sun (and nitrogen). At Cereals this year there will be a display of glass tubes showing the root structure of some of our best sellers....

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1st Quarterly Newsletter

Posted by Charlie Blakeley on

1st Quarterly Newsletter

Since the launch of the small seeds website sales have gone from strength to strength. Support from both new and existing customers has helped to promote the site.   Now in April growers have been showing more interest in planting choices. Whether it be reseeding grassland for maximum silage production or filling in the bare holes in the horse pasture.  Pollen and Nectar mixtures have proven to be a popular choice, our best seller being "Pollen and Nectar". This mixture includes 17% Sainfoin a favourite for the declining honey bee. Gamecover sales have been continuous with shoot managers, game keepers and...

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Press Release - Website Launch

Posted by Chris Guest on

Press Release - Website Launch

GLEADELL PRESS RELEASE  22 February 2016 New small seeds website from Gleadell offers quick and easy access to a wide range of crops A new online seed store offering rapid ordering and delivery of a wide range of crops has been launched by Gleadell Agriculture. Developed in time for the 2016 season, the Gleadell small seed website includes over 60 different game cover, greening and environmental crops as well as grasses and forage, says the company’s seeds manager Chris Guest. Purchasing takes just a few clicks and orders will be delivered promptly, normally within 48 hours. The website contains a...

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