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
- 1624: AgriChatUK - "How is the weather affecting cropping and budgets?" discussion 25/10/12
- On-Farm Composting
- Major Pests, Diseases and Weeds of Cereal Crops
- Phyllosphere microbiology with special reference to diversity and plant genotype
- Easy guide 789: Precision technology in farming
- Factsheet 1. Efficient Milk Production - Greenhouse gases and their effect on our climate
- Distribution of spray applied to a cereal crop and the effect of application parameters on penetration (Summary).
- 1327: Pollinators and agriculture
- 52. Badger responses to small-scale culling may compromise targeted control of bTB
- 962: Strategy for Food Research and Innovation
- 1005:Food Security: The Challenge of Feeding 9 Billion People
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.