TITLE

Look after weed control chemistry

AUTHOR(S)
Gairdner, Julian
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/29/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 13, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the strategy on weed control being implemented by Steve Cook of Hampshire Arable Systems in England. Delaying drilling and maximizing the use of other chemical such as Crystal in wheat are among his preventive measures for his crops while relying on sulfonylureas. He supports non-inversion tillage more than min-till.
ACCESSION #
22862269

 

Related Articles

  • Double death delayed drilling.  // Crops;12/15/2012, p6 

    The article discusses the strategy employed by farmer John Swaldon to control the herbicide-resistant blackgrass at his Peldon Hall wheat farm in Peldon, Essex, England. Swaldon considered the delayed drilling as the key to his strategy and used the Väderstad min-till system. Moreover,...

  • THE PROVINCE OF QUEBEC HOSTS ONE OF WORLD'S LARGEST KNOWN HARD-ROCK LITHIUM DEPOSITS. Knox, Jon // Automotive Industries;Oct2010, Vol. 190 Issue 10, p4 

    The article reports on an announcement by Canada Lithium Corp. regarding a 7% increase in grade from previous estimates represented in total measured, following the latest drill program. It is stated that drill targets that extended the strike length of the known deposit was the focus of the...

  • Precision farming pays off for Oxfordshire estate. Hill, Peter // Crops;6/21/2014, p54 

    The article discusses precision farming employed at the Hendred Estate in Oxfordshire, England, that has a 10/30-meter (m) permanent tramline system needing satellite guidance for only one of many operations and uses one implement for cultivation and sowing. It discusses its use of home-modified...

  • Early attack on grass weeds will keep yields up. Short, Wendy; Buss, Jessica // Farmers Weekly;5/13/2005, Vol. 142 Issue 19, p34 

    Focuses on the effect of an early treatment of grass weeds on crop yields. Measures that force producers to act on weed-infested areas neglected in the past, according to Steve Cook of Hampshire Arable Systems; Season considered to be the best time to tackle weeds; Need for producers not to...

  • Experimenting with min-till. Kersknowe, J. J. // Farmers Weekly;11/16/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 20, p7 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of experimenting with minimum tillage.

  • leicestershireVariable rate drilling next to boost yields. Challen, Keith // Farmers Weekly;1/1/2016, Issue 1060, p1 

    The article discusses the impact of variable in rate of drilling in boosting agricultural yields productivity in leicestershire, England.

  • Min-till versus ploughing is a hot topic. Oatey, Jeremy // Farmers Weekly;11/14/2014, Vol. 162 Issue 17, p58 

    The author discusses the advantages of the minimum tillage cereal establishment system, which utilizes two agricultural equipment including the Sumo Trio and the Horsch Pronto drill, and also expands on the proper time for its deployment during a season.

  • Getting that sinking feeling?  // Farmers Weekly;10/5/2012, Vol. 158 Issue 14, p56 

    The article reports on crop conditions across Great Britain as of October 2012. Farmer Tim Bullock sees the delayed drilling and wet weather as a blessing, as blackgrass grew from stale seed-beds. Hundreds of acres of farmland in Lancashire, England suffered from unharvested crops and floods due...

  • Introduction: The Challenges of Minor Crop Weed Control, Future Directions. Fennimore, Steven A. // Weed Technology;Apr-Jun2008, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p363 

    The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Fennimore and Doohan about specialty crop weed control and another by R. Gast about minor crop weed control.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics