TITLE

IN BRIEF

AUTHOR(S)
Abel, Charles
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/04/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 14, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs on agriculture in England as of October 2002. Comments on the results of the fungicide project of the National Institute of Agricultural Botany (NIAB); Need for a more disciplined management of grass weeds; Objective of the farm-scale strip trials of oilseed rape varieties by NIAB.
ACCESSION #
8765094

 

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