Why farmers are struggling to grow oilseed rape

By Headys Farm
18th April 2019
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We use to be able to grow oilseed rape reliably year-on-year in the UK, but now, mainly due to chemical restrictions, we are struggling to grow it at all. It is an important part of our crop rotation, and without it both margins and soil health will suffer.

Rich is a mixed farmer, farming in Milton Keynes, England.