Blackgrass© Tim-Scrivener
Springtime is decision time in the control of blackgrass. Cereal growers will need to assess whether weed populations are low enough to use herbicides or high enough to opt for spring cropping. The dry autumn was ideal for many growers to delay drilling in order to control arable farming’s more serious weed, blackgrass, but some early-drilled crops are showing high populations of the grassweed. See also: Spring barley performs strongly in blackgrass battle Experts say most blackgrass herbicide control is […]