Dock control duo get approval for new leys

Buss, Jessica
March 2002
Farmers Weekly;3/15/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 11, p38
Trade Publication
Reports on the herbicides available for controlling docks and chickweed for infestations in leys, according to Dow Agroscience. Importance of weed control during establishment; Benefits of a long-term control program for docks; Applications of the herbicide.


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