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Danish OSR farmers seeing the benefits of Belkar™

Danish farmers are already enjoying the benefits of Belkar™, this revolutionary new herbicide for the post-emergence treatment of broad-leaved weeds in winter oilseed rape.

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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.

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.

OSR - REGISTRATIONS

Belkar™ for winter oilseed rape: Denmark registers a world first

Denmark becomes the first country in the world to register Belkar™, the breakthrough herbicide for the post-emergence treatment of broad-leaved weeds in winter oilseed rape.

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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