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Organic Field Crop Production

{Tool} Organic Field Crop Production. Creator(s): Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada, Dalhousie University. Issuing Organisation(s): Dalhousie University, Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada OACC.

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Online at: https://www.dal.ca/faculty/agriculture/oacc/en-home/resources/field-crops.html


The purpose of this database is to provide organic farmers and agronomists access to resources containing information on specific organic crop production. The tool provides information on cereals and grains, forages, oilseeds, pulses, row crops, breeding and reduced tillage. The tool will direct the user to a database of scientific papers and practical resources on the subject matter. This tool is for specific use of organic farmers and includes resources from various locations.

EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Scientific and practical resources to successful organic field crop production
What problem does the tool address?:Various crops have specific challenges in organic crop production. Success of organic crop production is reliant on an understanding of organic agronomy which varies between crop type.
What solution does the tool offer?:This database provides both practical and scientific resources for organic field crop production in specific crop types.
Type of Practice Tool:Web
Theme:Crop specific
Keywords:arable farming, cereal crop, crop management, crop species, plant breeding
Keywords:arable farming, cereal crop, crop management, crop species, plant breeding
Agrovoc keywords:
Englisharable farminghttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_36528
Englishcereal cropshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_25512
Englishcrop managementhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_16094
Englishcropping systemshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1971
Englishplant breedinghttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5956
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Production systems
Soil > Soil quality
Crop husbandry > Production systems > Cereals, pulses and oilseeds
Crop husbandry > Crop health, quality, protection
Crop husbandry > Weed management
Farming Systems > Farm nutrient management
Research affiliation: European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable
Related Links:http://farmknowledge.org/index.php/search-for-ok-tools?v=31938
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Hansen, Anne
ID Code:31938
Deposited On:17 Apr 2018 06:19
Last Modified:25 Jan 2019 14:07
Document Language:English

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