• Pre-emergence weed control in pulses “crucial” as toolbox diminishes. An extremely wet start to the year may mean soil conditions are not, suitable for spring drilling until well into March in some places.   The PGRO is advising pulse growers to focus on applying well-chosen pre-emergence herbicides this spring as post-emergence options are limited and to be guided by the soil conditions rather than the calendar when consid......

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