TITLE

Dry weather an OSR challenge

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/21/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 12, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of the dry weather on oilseed rape crops in England. According to Brian Ross, fields that were ploughed and then baked dry were the worst affected and adds that several growers had already redrilled. Arable Group's Richard Overthrow stated that most rape had emerged in the area of Gloucestershire although some units still had some to drill. Eric Anderson of Scottish Agronomy stresses the need for nitrogen due to the air frost.
ACCESSION #
27571375

 

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