July 2023 – Hub Site Update
- 10th July 2023: Sida rhizomes were sent from RRes Harpenden to SRUC at the Boghall site. Received the following day.
- 14th July 2023: Electric fence received at Boghall
- Staff have been busy keeping up to date with the ongoing weed control. They have been strimming between rows and are getting used to the new Herbidome sprayer which has been purchased.
- Miscanthus plots have been planted and rolled.
- A post-emergence spray for the Miscanthus variety trial has been recommended.
- The Poplar is growing well.
- Some gaps have been noted in the Willow variety trial.