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
- 1737: AgriChatUK - "Decertification: has organic agriculture lost its appeal?" discussion 18/04/13
- 30. Demystifying cover crop magic
- Emerging viroid threats to UK tomato production
- Lettuce QTL analysis and breeding for reduced nitrate
- Easy guide 902: Why farming matters more than ever – environmental improvement
- 05. Climate impacts: taking action in the face of uncertainty
- Initial technology assessment of farmers' perception of information-intensive farming systems and legal requirements: a farm survey in Denmark, Greece, Finland and Germany
- Example Bumblebee Seed Mix for Damp Soils
- Optimising nutrient budgets for livestock systems based on alternative forage crops.
- Briefing 1063: Climate change - arable crops
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.