Desiccating oilseed rape© Tim Scrivener
Oilseed rape desiccation using glyphosate for modern hybrid varieties should be timed later than that used in the past for traditional conventional varieties. Barrie Hunt, Monsanto’s technical specialist for its glyphosate product Roundup, says growers need to consider what type of oilseed rape they area growing as harvest 2016 approaches. “Both genetics and planting practice have changed. As well as the adoption of hybrids and the use of lower seed rates, a significant area of the crop is now planted […]