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.
Please note that from early 2017, content from OpenFields will be migrated to its successor website, Farming and Food Futures
A sample of Items held in the Arable and industrial crops category
- Managing soil biota to deliver ecosystem services (NECR100)
- A technique that quantifies the efficiency of spray transference to leaf surfaces
- 717: Whose land is it anyway?
- Permanent Grassland
- Warm Water Fish Production as a Diversification Strategy for Arable Farmers
- Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Mitigation Feasibility Study (AC0222)
- 1046: Crops – facts and figures
- Improvements to the Tractive Efficiency of Agricultural Tractors Carrying out Cultivations
- Getting to the root of disease problems in oilseed rape
- 80. Insecticide-based brassica seed treatment to help protect against Turnip yellows virus
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.