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Organic farming Guidelines for pest and disease control and weed management in organic farming and crop-specific production recommendations

{Tool} Organic farming Guidelines for pest and disease control and weed management in organic farming and crop-specific production recommendations. Issuing Organisation(s): Uprawy ekologiczne.

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Online at: http://www.uprawyekologiczne.pl/657_Srodki_ochrony_roslin.html

Summary

This web platform gives guidelines on organic farming for crop specific production of cereals, tubers, oil crops and horticulture, which are mainly directed to new and converting farmers. It provides basic information and recommendations on plant protection i.e. variety choice, seedbed preparation, planting, weeding, biological control measures, pest management, harvesting, storing and marketing, aiming to cover the whole production chain. The content and the level of detail of information varies greatly for each crop within the platform.
Some videos and links complement the description, where different machinery and harvesting of crops (e.g. spelt, potato, cabbage) can be seen.
There is a section dedicated for converting farmers into organic agriculture, where one can find certain regulatory information and addresses of Polish institutions.
Registered users of this web platform have the possibility to post comments directly below the articles.


EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Learn more about basics of plant protection in organic farming
What problem does the tool address?:Pest, diseases and weed management and crop specific production
What solution does the tool offer?:Mechanical and biological pest and disease management, crop-specific recommendations through the whole production chain
Country:Poland
Type of Practice Tool:Web
Theme:Pest and disease control, Weed management, Crop specific
Keywords:arable farming, conversion to organic farming, crop cultivation, crop management, crop species, disease control, economy, pest control, weed management
Keywords:arable farming, conversion to organic farming, crop cultivation, crop production, crops, crop management, crop species, disease control, production economics, pest control, weed management, cropping systems, weed control
Agrovoc keywords:
LanguageValueURI
Englisharable farminghttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_36528
Englishcrop productionhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5976
Englishcrop managementhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_16094
Englishcropshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1972
Englishcropping systemshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1971
Englishdisease controlhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_2327
Englishpest controlhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5726
Englishproduction economicshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_26808
Englishweed controlhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_8345
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Production systems
Crop husbandry > Crop health, quality, protection
Crop husbandry > Weed management
Research affiliation: European Union > OK-Net Arable
Related Links:http://www.uprawyekologiczne.pl
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Rasmussen, Ilse Ankjær
ID Code:30585
Deposited On:04 Jan 2017 20:28
Last Modified:08 Jan 2019 13:12
Document Language:Polish/Polski
Status:Published

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