Tractor in clover© FLPA/REX
While organic cropping may not be everyone’s cup of tea, farmers struggling to chemically control annual grassweeds could learn some lessons from their environmentally friendly counterparts.  Arable farmers should “mix up” their cultural practices such as rotation and cultivations and could learn from organic systems to keep on top of problem weeds such as blackgrass. Weed control is the number one problem for organic farmers who are unable to use herbicides, but blackgrass has never been an issue in organic rotations […]