Contents tagged with arable weeds

28 January 2021

Each species of brome has a different distribution across the UK.

29 January 2021

Identify your field’s brome populations to help target management

29 January 2021

Learn about the non-chemical options at the heart of brome control

14 June 2019

Early signs of decreased sensitivity to the herbicide glyphosate have been detected in several black-grass field populations in England.

25 February 2021

This web page hosts the latest guidance from the Weed Resistance Action Group (WRAG).

30 July 2020

Glyphosate products may be used pre-harvest on a range of crops to control weeds, aid harvesting and help protect grain quality (particularly in wet harvests) and food safety. This publication outlines stewardship measures to maximise product efficacy and minimise crop residues.

21 February 2019

Italian rye-grass is a weed of autumn-sown crops and is more competitive than black-grass.

28 November 2019

This definitive guide to arable weeds in the UK contains full colour photographs for identification plus information on life cycles, location, biology and management

23 April 2020

Relying solely on herbicides for control of black-grass is not sustainable in the long term because of increasing resistance. This publication provides information on non-chemical control.

29 January 2021

The best approach to weed management depends on the weed species present.

31 March 2020

This practical guide for farmers and agronomists brings together research to allow improved weed management through a rotation dominated by autumn-sown crops. Originally published in 2010, the 2017 revision has a new look and some minor changes.

23 February 2021

These guidelines by the Weed Resistance Action Group (WRAG) look to help agronomists and growers maintain efficacy of glyphosate in the UK.

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