Arable and industrial crops
The OpenFields library holds resources about crops for fuel, food, feed and fibre. This is often termed agronomy, the science and technology of arable and industrial crops.
- Cereal crops varieties, cultivation, diseases and post-harvest management
- Industrial crops crops for energy, fibre and other industrial uses
- Oilseeds cultivation, canopy management, harvest methods, diseases and post-harvest management
- Peas and beans field production, varieties, diseases, harvest methods and post-harvest management
- Potatoes - varieties, diseases and post-harvest management
- Sugar beet fodder crop, sugar production, diseases and post-harvest management
- Pest and disease control herbicides, pesticides, fungicides, organic methods
- Organic crop management rotation, fertility building, beneficial predators
- Nutrition and fertiliser inorganic and organic fertilisers, fertility building
OpenFields brings together authoritative agronomy information from universities, colleges and the industry.
A sample of Items held in the Arable and industrial crops category
- Managing soil biota to deliver ecosystem services Annex C – Case study three: Chalk downland, arable cropping
- 117. Castlemains: Farming for a better climate
- Overcoming Market and Technical Obstacles to Alternative Pest Management in Arable Systems
- 82. Everything you need to know about nanopesticides
- Metabolizable energy in different shea nut (Vitellaria paradoxa) meal samples for broiler chickens
- Energy Crops in Wales - an overview
- 1784: AgriChatUK - "GM: is the tide turning?" discussion 20/06/13
- Factsheet 1. Efficient Milk Production - Greenhouse gases and their effect on our climate
- Potato Cyst Nematodes
- A review of the tractive performance of wheeled tractors and soil management in lowland intensive rice production.
Subcategories within Arable and industrial crops
Where Am I?
The OpenFields Library is a free online library contains items of interest to practitioners and researchers in the agricultural and landbased industries.