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Crop management of linseed

{Tool} Crop management of linseed. [Anbau von Öllein.] Creator(s): Alföldi, Thomas. Issuing Organisation(s): FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture. (2016)

[thumbnail of Youtube-video] Video (MPEG) - German/Deutsch (Youtube-video)
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Document available online at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5SZ8M9gKI0k


Summary

What should you bear in mind to successfully cultivate linseed in terms of location, varieties, tillage, fertilisation, crop rotation, maintenance and harvesting?
In particular, its low nutrient demand and the high market demand make linseed an interesting specialty crop for organic farms.
Thomas Frei sums up his experience of having cultivated organic linseed for ten years. Hansueli Brasselsberg and Hans-Georg Kessler (Biofarm) and linseed producer Mischa Scherer provide further statements.
The film was realised in Brütten, Canton of Zurich, at the Swiss Bioackerbautag. The Bioackerbautag is an annual event in Switzerland including field visits, variety trials, information on cultivation and machinery demonstrations.


Summary translation

Was gilt es bezüglich Standort, Sorten, Bodenbearbeitung, Düngung, Fruchtfolge, Pflege und Ernte zu beachten? Insbesondere die geringen Ansprüche an die Nährstoffversorgung und die gute Nachfrage am Markt machen den Lein zu einer interessanten Nischenkultur für Biobetriebe. Thomas Frei fasst seine Erfahrungen aus zehn Jahren biologischem Leinanbau zusammen. Mit weiteren Statements von Hansueli Brassel und Hans-Georg Kessler, Biofarm sowie Leinproduzent Mischa Scherer.
Der Film wurde am Schweizer Bioackerbautag in Brütten ZH produziert.

EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Linseed – different, popular and quite frugal; try it!
What problem does the tool address?:Consumer demand for linseed oil, import of linseed, low diversity in crop rotation
What solution does the tool offer?:Cultivation of linseed
Country:Switzerland
Type of Practice Tool:Video
Theme:Crop specific
Keywords:crop cultivation, oilseed crop
Keywords:crop cultivation, oilseed crop, oil crops, crops, crop production, cropping systems, arable farming
Agrovoc keywords:
Language
Value
URI
English
oil crops
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5328
English
crop production
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5976
English
crops
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1972
English
cropping systems
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1971
English
arable farming
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_36528
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Production systems
Crop husbandry > Production systems > Cereals, pulses and oilseeds
Research affiliation: European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable > Selected tools
Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Communication
European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable
Related Links:https://organic-farmknowledge.org/tool/31127
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Willer, Dr. Helga
ID Code:31127
Deposited On:20 Jan 2017 18:51
Last Modified:22 Mar 2021 09:00
Document Language:German/Deutsch
Status:Published

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