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The high cost of not reseeding

The UK has over 17 million hectares of managed grassland, yet much of it is poorly utilised. Leys that are not in good condition and are overrun with weed grasses that have little or no nutritional value can have a major impact on milk and...

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Spring seed offer

As well as being established in cereal and pulse organic and conventional seed and grain supply, at Cope Seeds, we have an extensive selection of industry-leading seed from grass, to cover crops and niche crops, and we’re giving money off orders placed before 10th April. Seed...

Evelina: The trusted spring barley

Evelina spring barley is being more readily grown by UK farmers looking for a feed variety with a high disease resistance profile, an early harvest, and ample straw. Yorkshire grower, Mike Stringer, has been growing Evelina on a seed contract for the last four years: “Evelina suits...

The rise of home-grown high protein forage

High protein home-grown forage is getting stronger as the market becomes more fragile, and costs continue to rise. UK farmers are looking at innovative ways to grow high protein fodder crops domestically to save money, improve milk quality and reduce environmental impact. Maximising the value of...

New regenerative grass seed Estate Range launched

We've launched a new regenerative ‘Estate Range’ of grass seed! Launched to complement integrated farming systems, the range will enable landowners to reduce input expenditure, provide nutritious grazing for cattle and sheep, and improve soil health – a top priority for UK farms.  The range of premium...

Industry first: Terravesta Athena™ Miscanthus

In an industry first, Cope Seeds is partnering with Miscanthus specialist, Terravesta, to market its rhizome hybrid Terravesta Athena™ Farmers can now benefit from a finance package from Oxbury Bank to remove virtually all upfront costs of establishment as well as new direct, long-term offtake agreements...