What gets rid of Docks?

Selectamatic

Member
Location
North Wales
Had a walk around my hay earlier today, mowing Tuesday…?

last year there were no docks in it at all, suddenly, this year, loads!!

What can I spray to kill them when they start to regrow after a cut of hay? Problem is, I only want to kill the docks, not the clover etc etc…
 

neilo

Member
Mixed Farmer
Location
Montgomeryshire
Had a walk around my hay earlier today, mowing Tuesday…?

last year there were no docks in it at all, suddenly, this year, loads!!

What can I spray to kill them when they start to regrow after a cut of hay? Problem is, I only want to kill the docks, not the clover etc etc…

I think Squire Ultra is about the only ‘clover safe’ herbicide now, but not sure how effective it would be against strong docks.

Weedwiper perhaps? Anything will either kill the clover, or they will grow back after grazing.
 

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Five nature-recovery projects spanning 100,000ha launched

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Written by Michelle Martin from Agriland

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Five nature-recovery projects spanning nearly 100,000ha across the West Midlands, Cambridgeshire, the Peak District, Norfolk and Somerset have been announced by the government and Natural England today (Thursday, May 26).

This is the equivalent in size to all 219 current National Reserves.

The aim of the projects is to deliver nature recovery at a landscape scale, helping to tackle biodiversity loss, climate change and improve public health and well-being.

All five projects will make a significant contribution towards the national delivery of the international commitment to protect at least 30% of land and...
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