Spring Has Sprung

The last 2 weeks of March and the 1st week of April have seen a change in the seasonal calendar with warmer drier weather allowing hard pressed farmers to focus on planting spring crops and feeding winter crops.ย  It is amazing at this time of year how a sickly looking winter wheat or barley crop […]
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On April 3, 2020

The last 2 weeks of March and the 1st week of April have seen a change in the seasonal calendar with warmer drier weather allowing hard pressed farmers to focus on planting spring crops and feeding winter crops.ย  It is amazing at this time of year how a sickly looking winter wheat or barley crop can suddenly burst forward with a bit of sun on its back.ย  Much like many of us, the return of longer days and the chance to throw off the winter coat can lift the spirits as new life appears in the hedgerows and lambing sheds, as the prospect of summer gives us all something to look forward to after the dog days of winter.

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Another great example of Scotgrain and Bairds Malt supporting the local Scottish supply chain with Fettercairn and Whyte&Mackay
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KWS Sassy progressing well through the growth stages in Stonehaven.
Scottish seed / Scottish barley / Scottish maltings -> Scotch whisky #provenance #supplychain #scotch 
Speak to your local Scotgrain farm trader about malting barley contracts for harvest!

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Visiting our Lothian plots this week.
Wind has been relentless lately making spraying tricky.

Will be interesting to compare progress with our sites further North.

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Visiting our Lothian plots this week.
Wind has been relentless lately making spraying tricky.

Will be interesting to compare progress with our sites further North. 

We are the only Scottish maltster doing this level of independent variety evaluation #Scotgrain #Barley #Trials

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