Getting results from OSR

Fone, Nick
August 2006
Farmers Weekly;8/11/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 6, p70
Trade Publication
The article presents the results of a field-scale trial set up by Philip Marr, oilseed rape specialist for Masstock, to assess the merits of 3 oilseed rape establishment methods. The first plot received a conventional but intensive cultivation regime while an Opico HE-VA Disc-Roller disc/press combination with Variocast seeder-unit was employed for the second technique. The subsoiler seeded crop on the third plot have 42 percent more than the crop established with the disc/press combination.


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