YEN IN THE NEWS

 

News articles

       
  ADAS sees a new role for precision farmers in agricultural science   Future Cropping, June 2017
         
  Dereham Monitor Farm reveals the full range of farming ideas, from buried underpants to bio-stimulants   Eastern Daily Press, June 2017
         
  Listen to Roger Sylvester-Bradley talk about YEN on Syngentas monthly podcast   Syngenta podcast, June 2017
         
  Plant tissue tests lead to bumper wheat yields in Scotland   Farmers Weekly, May 2017
         
  North East farmer looks to repeat YEN success   FG Insight, May 2017
         
  AgriChatUK ran a YEN discussion on Twitter - whole discussion here (Twitter account required)   Twitter, April 2017
         
  YEN Ideas lab - great minds discuss ideas   CPM online magazine, April 2017
         
  Crop Yields beyond 2012   ADAS News, March 2017
         
  ADAS Crop development report for AHB Cereals and Oilseeds   ADAS News, February 2017
         
  Canola contest leader's recipe for success   The Western Producter, January 2017
         
  Northern wheat growers come out on top in cereal yield competition   Farmers Weekly, November 2016
         
  Yield Enhancement Network - Out of the box thinking   CPM online magazine, October 2016
         
  Oilseed rape competition added to the Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) for 2017   ADAS News, October 2016
         
  In 2015 Hutchinsons held a YEN workshop. Learn more about the experience of their farmers here.     YouTube video, April 2015
         
  New ideas bring record yields in 2014   ADAS News, November 2014
         
         

 

 

 

   

Publications

 

 

   

 

 

 

 

Sylvester-Bradley, R., & Kindred D. (2014) The Yield Enhancement Network: Philosophy, and results from the first season. Aspects of Applied Biology 125, 53 - 62

 

 

Sylvester-Bradley, R., Riffkin, P. & O’Leary, G. (2012). Designing resource-efficient ideotypes for new cropping conditions: wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) in the High Rainfall Zone of southern Australia.  Field Crops Research 125, 69‑82.

 

 

Sylvester-Bradley, R. & Wiseman, J. Eds. (2005). Yields of farmed species: constraints and opportunities in the 21st century.  Nottingham University Press.  651 pp.

 

 

 

Kindred, D.R., Milne, A.E., Webster, R., Marchant, B.P. & Sylvester-Bradley, R. (2015). Exploring the spatial variation in the fertilizer-nitrogen requirement of wheat within fields. Journal of Agricultural Science 153, 25-41.

 

 

 

 

White C.A., Sylvester-Bradley R. and Berry P.M. (2016) Root length densities of UK wheat and oilseed rape crops with implications for water capture and yield. Journal of Experimental Botany 118, 173-184

 

 

 

 

Beed F.D., Paveley N.D., and Sylvester-Bradley R. (2007) Predictability of wheat growth and yield in light-limited conditions. The Journal of Agricultural Science. 145, 63-79

 
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