TITLE

Tread warily with tank-mixes for grassweeds

AUTHOR(S)
Blake, Andrew; Abel, Charles
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;2/14/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 7, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Warns farmers about herbicide resistance during the Spring season. Risks of reduced performance due to antagonism; Details of the experience of some agronomists.
ACCESSION #
9251037

 

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