Grains Research and Development

Date: 01.11.2002

The chemical fix alone WON'T DO

"WE'RE URGING growers and extension officers to employ an integrated weed management strategy that includes forage conservation, improving crop competition and using nitrogen and a 'shallow tickle' to stimulate weed seed germination prior to sowing the crop," said Dr Deidre Lemerle from the Agricultural Research Institute at the Wagga Wagga Research Updates.