TITLE

Crops not a pretty sight

AUTHOR(S)
Lambkin, John
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;5/17/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 20, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the effect of scarce rainfall on the growth of crops in Lincolnshire, England. Management of the growth of wheat and barley; Information on sclerotinia and alternaria in oilseeds; Problems encountered in the growth of sugar beet.
ACCESSION #
6875903

 

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