TITLE

Dressing can change roles

AUTHOR(S)
Abel, Charles
PUB. DATE
September 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/6/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 10, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the advantage of the take-all seed treatment for wheat varieties in Great Britain according to Dalgety trials. Discussion on the on process of seed treatment; Response of wheat varieties to the take-all seed treatment.
ACCESSION #
8580926

 

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