TITLE

Isoproturon withdrawal hits control flexibility

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;3/14/2008, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on issues discussed at the "Farmer's Weekly" Arable Club meetings. Writers, farmers and agronomists expressed belief that weed control will become more expensive for many cereal growers in the autumn of 2008 and increasingly difficult in barley and oats. Highlighting the challenge posed by the impending withdrawal of isoproturon (IPU) and trifluralin, Bayer's Tim Holt estimated that they accounted for nearly half the 5 million hectares of cereals treated with autumn herbicides.
ACCESSION #
31786329

 

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