No time to lose in broad-leaved weed battle

ZyparCereal growers must leap in to action to tackle broad-leaved weeds as soon as the weather allows, says DowDuPont. Taking out the key yield robbers early gives them less time to compete with the crop.

Be ready with Broadway Star

As the cold snap starts to ease, we encourage agronomists and growers to be ready with Broadway Star applications to winter wheat as soon as conditions allow.


The Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ (NYSE: DWDP) today announced the name of the intended company once it is spun-off, which is expected to happen by June 1, 2019. The intended Agriculture company will become Corteva Agriscience™ (kohr-‘teh-vah), which is derived from a combination of words meaning “heart” and “nature”.

Grassland and Maize Agronomy Update – February 2018

Grassland & Maize newsletter

Welcome to the Grassland and Maize Agronomy Update from DowDuPont. With the merger of Dow AgroSciences, DuPont Crop Protection and DuPont Pioneer, this newsletter now covers maize as well as all things grassland.

These regular technical notes are a seasonal commentary to help those interested in improving grassland and forage productivity on dairy, beef, sheep and equestrian enterprises.

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  • Weed control in new sown leys
  • Chickweed
  • Aminopyralid stewardship training
  • Maize varieties
  • Low drift technology
  • Spray packaging – USP’s
  • Grassland BASIS courses
  • FAQ’S
  • Shows Calendar

Grassland Show Dates

If you have questions or queries relating to any of our products or would like to speak to one of us face to face, come and visit us at your local event.  Click on the link to find out more about the event.

More information will be added once it is known, so check back regularly.  For events in Ireland please click here.


May 10th Grassland UK Bath & West Showground
May 16th Royal Welsh Grassland Carnbwll, Powys
 May 25th NBA Beef Expo Shrewsbury Livestock Auction Centre
 May 30th NSA Scot Sheep Ballantrae
July 18th NSA Sheep Event Three Counties Showground, Malvern
September 8th NSA South Sheep South of England Showground