desiccation

  1. TFF

    Desiccating mown ryegrass seed crops 2022-08-04

    Previous work in the United Kingdom has evaluated diquat and glyphosate as a pre-harvest desiccant for direct heading. In perennial ryegrass with two cultivars, Roberts & Griffiths (1973) reported a high percentage of abnormal and low germination rates when diquat was applied and the crop...
  2. TFF

    Current developments in electrical weeding

    Harnessing electricity to destroy weeds is not especially new, but the challenge has always been how to make the technique viable for field-scale work. From tractor-mounted solutions to robots, several manufacturers are looking into the technology including CNH Industrial (parent company of...
  3. TFF

    How to use digital farming technology for crop performance 2022-07-20

    The value of data and of small gains added together has caught on with farmers. Utilising digital farming technology can bring value to farmers through effective data capture and evaluation, improving crop performance and strategic insight with the move to a sustainable future. After only...
  4. CPM RSS

    Tech Talk – Patience always pays

    Written by cpm from CPM Magazine Download PDF Over the past couple of seasons it’s been a steep learning curve as the industry gets to grips with desiccation in the post-diquat era. CPM gets the gen on how to use PPOs to best effect. Planning and patience are the key to effective desiccation...
  5. APJ

    Oilseed Desiccation 2022

    Anyone close to putting roundup on there rape? Ours is turning rapidly.
  6. Adeptandy

    Stubble rake

    Keep getting the urge to get a stubble rake, slugs have hit with a vengeance this year and one of the reasons for going DD 2 & 1/2 years ago was to help with BG. Been looking and they’re not cheap enough unless they’re really worth having. Current drill Weaving GD, do still have 6m short discs &...
  7. M

    Glyphosate rates

    Hi With current glyphosate prices high and static what sensible rates does everyone use of a generic 360 to get control. When it was £50 a tub it was ok to put a ‘bit’ in for good measure but at £150 a tub it’s adding possibly £15-20 acre if you add in a wetter! Thoughts on everyones rates...
  8. tr250

    How to control soft brome

    we’ve got a field of W barley that’s got a bad brome problem, I knew it was there in the wheat last year as it had a few bits that had been waterlogged and killed the crop but I’d no idea it would be as bad as it is the field hasn’t had brome in before 3 years ago and was permanent grass till...
  9. FMC Agro UK

    Decide now on crop haulm desiccation plans

    While potato planting is only just getting underway, growers are being reminded to put crop haulm destruction plans in place now. With decisions made based on variety choice, end market and storage requirements, this will ensure only small tweaks to strategy are needed ahead of spraying and...
  10. CPM RSS

    Plan blight strategies in reverse

    Written by cpm from CPM Magazine Download PDF Blight strategies have become increasingly complex over the past decade or so. CPM looks at the latest changes in the blight population and how best to design blight programmes in light of them. In some situations it can be easier to plan backwards...
  11. ajd132

    Letting OSR ripen natural

    With glyphosate prices so high shall i just let the rape ripen naturally? I have the combine capacity to do it which i haven't in the past. its conventional so more at risk from rain and wind. crops looks good and even at the moment, are growing quick. Would probably still roundup any pigeoned...
  12. Cousins of Emneth News

    Cousins introduce Crop Check⢠Crimper Roller

    Cousins introduce Crop Check⢠Crimper Roller Cousins of Emneth have introduced a new crimper roller with helical blades to roll, break and bruise cover crops ahead of the drill. Rolled down in the direction of planting, the cover crop forms a dense weed suppressing mat on the soil surface...
  13. Limagrain News

    Top 10 tips for growing peas

    Top 10 tips for growing peas We asked World Record combining pea grower, Tim Lamyman what his top ten tips are for growing a successful crop of peas. No stranger to high yields, Tim Lamyman of Worlaby Farms in Lincolnshire holds the world record yield for combining peas of 6.47 t/ha, with a...
  14. Nufarm News

    NUCROP â HYBRID ELECTRIC CROP PROTECTION

    NUCROP â HYBRID ELECTRIC CROP PROTECTION Nufarm and Crop.Zone Launch new brand for alternative weed control Düsseldorf / Aachen, 20 January 2021 – Australian crop protection and specialty seed company Nufarm and German ag-tech start-up CROP.ZONE are announcing the launch of NUCROP – Hybrid...
  15. Cousins of Emneth News

    Cousins introduce Crop Check⢠Crimper Roller

    Cousins introduce Crop Check⢠Crimper Roller Cousins of Emneth have introduced a new crimper roller with helical blades to roll, break and bruise cover crops ahead of the drill. Rolled down in the direction of planting, the cover crop forms a dense weed suppressing mat on the soil surface...
  16. Limagrain News

    Top 10 tips for growing peas

    Top 10 tips for growing peas We asked World Record combining pea grower, Tim Lamyman what his top ten tips are for growing a successful crop of peas. No stranger to high yields, Tim Lamyman of Worlaby Farms in Lincolnshire holds the world record yield for combining peas of 6.47 t/ha, with a...
  17. Nufarm News

    NUCROP â HYBRID ELECTRIC CROP PROTECTION

    NUCROP â HYBRID ELECTRIC CROP PROTECTION Nufarm and Crop.Zone Launch new brand for alternative weed control Düsseldorf / Aachen, 20 January 2021 – Australian crop protection and specialty seed company Nufarm and German ag-tech start-up CROP.ZONE are announcing the launch of NUCROP – Hybrid...
  18. Cousins of Emneth News

    Cousins introduce Crop Check⢠Crimper Roller

    Cousins introduce Crop Check⢠Crimper Roller Cousins of Emneth have introduced a new crimper roller with helical blades to roll, break and bruise cover crops ahead of the drill. Rolled down in the direction of planting, the cover crop forms a dense weed suppressing mat on the soil surface...
  19. Limagrain News

    Top 10 tips for growing peas

    Top 10 tips for growing peas We asked World Record combining pea grower, Tim Lamyman what his top ten tips are for growing a successful crop of peas. No stranger to high yields, Tim Lamyman of Worlaby Farms in Lincolnshire holds the world record yield for combining peas of 6.47 t/ha, with a...
  20. Nufarm News

    NUCROP â HYBRID ELECTRIC CROP PROTECTION

    NUCROP â HYBRID ELECTRIC CROP PROTECTION Nufarm and Crop.Zone Launch new brand for alternative weed control Düsseldorf / Aachen, 20 January 2021 – Australian crop protection and specialty seed company Nufarm and German ag-tech start-up CROP.ZONE are announcing the launch of NUCROP – Hybrid...
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