nd saves more herbicide. Is dose response data in horticulture for the last few decades. Many active ingredients vailable to implement variable dose treatments? How small have been banned and researchers are now evaluating different hould treatment pixels be? The smaller the pixel the greater the alternative techniques as soil steaming. prayer costs but the greater the herbicide saving. Map accuracy ay depend on the proportion of the field mapped. How much The application of precision farming technologies can improve f the field needs to be surveyed? Answers to these questions the efficiency of soil steaming, making the treatment “more re being developed but detailed economic analyses balancing targeted” to specific purposes, in example weed seedbank osts and herbicide savings will be needed. control. Band steaming is a specific application of precision soil 1. Introduction steaming which allows to reduce the intra-row weed seed-bank any weed species demonstrate aggregated distributions, so and lower labour-intense hand weeding treatments in organic ppreciable savings in herbicide use can be made by only farming. reating weed patches. This is both financially attractive to the A drawn machine has been built by the University of Pisa and armer and environmentally beneficial. How patchy are weeds? has been testing in different sown vegetable crops in different y own work has indicated that in S. England Alopecurus Italian agricultural contexts.
|Titolo:||A new prototype to perform precision treatments of activated steaming to kill weed seed before organic sown vegetable planting|
|Anno del prodotto:||2012|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||4.1 Contributo in Atti di convegno|