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
- Precision Farming Solution Case Study No. 8: In-field Accuracy
- Rheoli dolydd blodeuog ar gyfer gwenyn bwm (Managing wildflower pastures… for bumblebees)
- 55. Root growth regulation could help boost crop performance
- Preliminary work on the compression behaviour of canola straw to high density products
- Briefing 906: Farmers and rural communities must be supported
- 96. Orson's Oracle asks - is Roundup causing cancer?
- Automating N fertiliser management for winter cereals
- 121. A more complete and accurate wheat genome assembly is being made available to researchers
- Integrated crop protection in short rotation coppice willow production - NF0406
- Video camera based precision guidance: Development and applications to field 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.