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{Tool} Weed Cutter CombCut in Use. [Maschinendemomonstration des Unkrautschneiders "CombCut".] Creator(s): Alföldi, Thomas. Issuing Organisation(s): FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture. OK-Net Arable Tool Description. (2014)

[img] Video (MPEG) - German/Deutsch (Youtube-video)

Online at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?list=UUCoC0X8wJIEkpNkxYPYHEAQ&v=VwD-p6FxaB0


The weed cutter CombCut is a new type of machine that a Swedish organic farmer has developed against thistles in cereals.
The video shows that the use of the CombCut may be successful in particular situations.
First of all, it can be used for a longer-term strategy against thistles or black grass. Beyond that, it is suitable for example in systems with reduced tillage and green manures after a mild winter, when the green manure crops such as mustard or Phacelia don’t freeze off and grow beyond the corn stock.

EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Get rid of your thistles and black grass using this weed cutter!
What problem does the tool address?:Minimum or no tillage in organic farming
What solution does the tool offer?:Instruction on mechanical and agronomic weed control
Type of Practice Tool:Video
Theme:Weed management
Keywords:arable farming, crop management, mechanical weed control, perennial weed
Keywords:arable farming, crop management, mechanical weed control, perennial weed, weed control
Agrovoc keywords:
Englisharable farminghttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_36528
Englishcrop managementhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_16094
Englishmechanical weed controlhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_24200
Englishperennial weedshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5697
Englishweed controlhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_8345
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Weed management
Research affiliation: Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Advisory Service
European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable
Related Links:https://organic-farmknowledge.org/tool/31161, http://www.tilman-org.net/tilman-org-home-news/to-videos.html#c8821
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau, FiBL
ID Code:31161
Deposited On:07 Feb 2017 08:45
Last Modified:23 Apr 2020 12:31
Document Language:German/Deutsch, French/Francais

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