TITLE

Successful approach is claimed in Suffolk

AUTHOR(S)
Abel, Charles
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/04/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 14, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the efficacy of rotation management and post-emergence herbicides in containing difficult to control blackgrass. Previously tried measures to control blackgrass; Explanation for the resistance of blackgrass on herbicides; Tips in controlling in-crop grassweed.
ACCESSION #
8765090

 

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