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It’s happening elsewhere: Czech Republic

Head of Agroecology and Biometeorology at the Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Professor Josef Soukup also runs the institute that conducts plant protection products registration trials for various companies. He has always been interested in oilseed rape (OSR) and here he outlines its importance in the Czech Republic and the how farmers manage weed control.

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European Union – 2017 sees average oilseed rape yields but with huge disparities across the region

In France and Belgium yields have been excellent. The UK saw mixed results, whilst Germany had disappointing yields and the Czech Republic experienced a fall. Over the whole of the EU there were middling yields of OSR in 2017, at 3.27 t/ha, but there were huge disparities between countries and even regions.

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Weed control around France

Alongside wheat and barley, oilseed rape (OSR) is one of the three main crops grown in Berry and on many farms it is the most important. Weeding is challenging, particularly where plots are infested with Cranesbills and grasses as well as cornflowers, poppies, umbellifers and milk thistles.

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Interview with Jean-Hilaire Renaudat, a farmer from Saint-Martin de Lamps in the Indre region

To improve weed control, farmer Jean-Hilaire Renaudat would like to have access to broad-spectrum post-emergence solutions for broadleaved weeds.

Milk thistle in oilseed rape

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Milk thistle in oilseed rape

Originally found only in the south of France, milk thistle (Silybum marianum) has been heading steadily north for some years now, particularly into the Central region where it has become a major problem.

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Arylex™ active heralds a new era of autumn and spring oilseed rape herbicide solutions

Dow AgroSciences is currently developing a wide spectrum broad-leaf weed herbicide for use in the autumn and a unique broad-leaf weed herbicide for the spring.

Arylex™ active: The long term solution to resistant weeds

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Arylex™ active: The long term solution to resistant weeds

Sylvain Pierron, Customer Agronomist at Dow AgroSciences (DAS) brings a new perspective on the vital importance of Arylex™ active for Cereal Farmers across France.

THE RISE OF POST-EMERGENCE TREATMENT FOR OILSEED RAPE

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The rise of post-emergence treatment for OSR

Frédéric Lievens, Marketing manager for Oilseed rape Herbicides at Dow AgroSciences, France talks about the impact of post-emergent treatments for OSR weed control.

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First batch of Belkar™ delivered to Danish OSR farmers

Danish farmers are celebrating receipt of the first batch of Belkar™, the innovative new herbicide for the post-emergence treatment of broad-leaved weeds in winter oilseed rape.

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Dow AgroSciences to launch long-awaited cereal fungicide solution with Inatreq™ active

Dow AgroSciences are well known for producing innovative broadleaf weed control products in the cereals and OSR market, such as Arylex™ active. However, soon a game changing fungicide will be added to Dow AgroSciences’portfolio, with the introduction of Inatreq™ active.

post-emergence herbicides

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Managing oilseed rape in Denmark

Post-emergence treatment would lighten the workload and crucially would allow treatment when weeds are visible, thereby giving better opportunities for choosing the best herbicide and dose for the weed flora present, thus optimising the use of herbicides.

Fields of Wheat and Oilseed Rape in Spring Landscape under Blue Sky, Row of Trees on the Horizon

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Arylex™ active – the revolutionary new active for oilseed rape (OSR)

Viewed as a revolutionary solution to the problem of broad-leaved weeds, Arylex™ active is set to be the latest innovation to the wide-ranging Dow AgroSciences OSR herbicide portfolio.

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Arylex™ active for all seasons

How Arylex crop protection products are helping UK farmers to control broad-leaved weeds in cereals and other crops across all seasons.

Precision farming with drones - advantages

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Precision farming with drones in Spain

Dow AgroSciences came together with the University of Seville and Agrosap to deliver a course on ‘The application of Drones in Precision Agriculture’.

crop production

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Spring soil conditions – The impact on UK farmers

How does spring affect to the soil conditions and to the crop production across the UK?

canada-wheat-field

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A view from Canada

As keynote speaker at the recent launch of Arylex™ active in the UK, Kelly Bennett, portfolio manager at Dow AgroSciences (Canada) shared his experiences around the introduction of new herbicide Arylex, into Canada.

On tour with Arylex

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On tour with Arylex™ active

Inspired by the revolutionary potential of Arylex, the French team decided that an equally innovative marketing campaign was required.

complex mode of action of Synthetic auxin herbicides

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‘Not all auxins are equal’

Following a joint research project between Dow AgroSciences (DAS) and the University of Warwick, a breakthrough discovery in the receptor binding attributes of DAS’s new arylpicolinate herbicides, including Arylex™ active has been announced.

Barley field in Italy

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Crop fields across Europe are looking their summery best

Have you spotted a stunning crop field like this in your local area? Just take a picture of it and share it on social media with the #arylexfieldsofgold hashtag!

eric-dereudre-farmers-conference

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‘Sustainably producing more with less’

Eric Dereudre explored the challenges to sustainable crop production at Farmers’ Conference.

fields of gold

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Fields of Gold contest

#‎arylexfieldsofgold

holding and examining wheat crop.

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The Arylex™ active Breakthrough

Interview with Roger Gast, Global Product Development Leader.

flexibility of Arylex across different climates

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Arylex™ active – ‘A European perspective’

Global Project Leader, Francois Lucas gives us a European perspective highlighting the flexibility of Arylex across different climates, resistant weeds and spray windows.

Inside Arylex active with Dominique Larelle

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Inside Arylex™ active – With Dominique Larelle

We invited Dominique Larelle, Biology Team Leader for Cereal Herbicides at Dow AgroSciences, to give us the inside story on the development of Arylex™ active.

European Crop Protection Association’s annual regulatory conference

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Record breaking Arylex™ active

Earlier this month around 400 delegates gathered in Brussels for the European Crop Protection Association’s annual regulatory conference.

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Arylex™ active ‘Demonstrating true innovation’

As products containing Arylex™ active start to gain registration we take a look at its development with Global Project Leader, Francois Lucas.

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