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Reduced Tillage Stubble Incorporation - Comparsion of Different Machine Types

{Tool} Reduced Tillage Stubble Incorporation - Comparsion of Different Machine Types. [Schälpflüge im Vergleich.] Creator(s): Alföldi, Thomas. Issuing Organisation(s): FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture. OK-Net Arable Video. (2013)

[thumbnail of Youtube-video] Video (MPEG) - German/Deutsch (Youtube-video)
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[thumbnail of Youtube-video] Video (MPEG) - English (Youtube-video)
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Document available online at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0-BPOw9O_Q


Summary

The video, recorded at a machinery demonstration in Courfaivre (JU, Switzerland) in summer 2013, presents four different skim ploughs.
The event was organized by the Fondation Rurale interjurassienne (FRI, Switzerland).
Skim ploughs are particularly suitable for superficial stubble cultivation. Unlike a normal plough with skimmers, the soil is not fully ploughed, but peeled or scraped with vertically positioned shares. Through a support wheel, the depth can be adjusted continuously.
To protect the soil, 10 cm should not be exceeded. With a normal plough, the soil is usually turned at a depth of 15 to 30 cm and the stubbles and weeds are buried. With the stubble plough the weeds and stubbles are cut off and largely exposed to the sun.


EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Find an appropriate skim plough to perform reduced tillage!
What problem does the tool address?:To plough at a maximum depth of 10 cm (reduced tillage) is good for the soil, but there are not many machines that are able to do it.
What solution does the tool offer?:It tests the performance of a variety of machines relevant to the issue.
Country:Switzerland
Type of Practice Tool:Video
Theme:Soil quality and fertility
Keywords:arable farming, mechanical weed control, reduced tillage
Keywords:arable farming, mechanical weed control, reduced tillage, minimum tillage, soil fertility, soil quailty
Agrovoc keywords:
Language
Value
URI
English
arable farming
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_36528
English
mechanical weed control
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_24200
English
minimum tillage
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_32734
English
soil fertility
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_7170
English
soil quality
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_a9645d28
Subjects: Soil
Farming Systems > Buildings and machinery
Crop husbandry > Post harvest management and techniques
Research affiliation: European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable > Selected tools
Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Communication
Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Sustainability > Climate
European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable
Related Links:https://organic-farmknowledge.org/tool/30996, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0-BPOw9O_Q, https://www.youtube.com/user/FiBLFilm?feature=mhee
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau, FiBL
ID Code:30996
Deposited On:24 Jan 2017 07:29
Last Modified:22 Mar 2021 09:15
Document Language:English, German/Deutsch, Hungarian/Magyar
Status:Published

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