Controlling blackgrass

13 December 2000

Controlling blackgrass

WHAT is the best way to control blackgrass?

  • Tim Parsons, Cullompton, Devon

    MORE words have been written on the subject than can possibly be summarised here.

    It all depends of course on your situation – soil type, crop rotation and the presence of blackgrass resistance.

    Articles on blackgrass control feature regularly in Crops; the last one being in the 21 October, 2000 issue, pp18-19, which gives a very comprehensive run down on how seven top experts tackle the problem.

  • Debbie Beaton, Editor, Crops

  • The Magnificent Seven – black grass resistance has never been worse, Crops, 21 October, 2000:
  • Part 1
  • Part 2

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