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Machine demonstration - Destroying an alfalfa crop without plough and herbicides

{Tool} Machine demonstration - Destroying an alfalfa crop without plough and herbicides. [Démonstration de machines – Destruction de la luzerne sans labour (Senarclens/VD Aug2018).] Creator(s): Alföldi, Thomas and Schmid, Nathaniel. Issuing Organisation(s): FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture. (2018)

[thumbnail of Machine demonstration] Video (MPEG) - French/Francais (Machine demonstration)
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Document available online at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ON3wnhzMDpQ&t=19s&ab_channel=FarmDemo


Summary

Presentation of various machines that work differently: with undercutting or the complete destruction of the alfalfa. Two cultivators and two PTO driven tillers, both for shallow soil tillage are shown.


EPrint Type:Practice tool
What problem does the tool address?:Control of alfalfa crops. This is a challenge in organic farming.
What solution does the tool offer?:This video shows how to destroy alfalfa without herbicides and without ploughing.
Country:Switzerland
Type of Practice Tool:Video
Keywords:weed control, plant protection, farm equipment
Agrovoc keywords:
Language
Value
URI
English
weed control
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_8345
English
plant protection
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5978
English
farm equipment
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_25753
Subjects: Farming Systems > Buildings and machinery
Crop husbandry > Weed management
Research affiliation: European Union > Horizon 2020 > NEFERTITI
H2020 or FP7 Grant Agreement Number:772705
Related Links:https://organic-farmknowledge.org/tool/43178, https://www.facebook.com/organicfarmknowledge/posts/441484691097504, https://twitter.com/farm_knowledge/status/1496040003738214401
Project ID:ofk
Deposited By: Ladinig, Maria
ID Code:43178
Deposited On:13 Jan 2022 16:17
Last Modified:07 Mar 2022 08:49
Document Language:English, German/Deutsch, French/Francais, Portuguese/Portugues, Spanish/Español
Status:Published

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