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Arable crops

Arable crops

There is a high demand for crops from organic production. The challenges of organic production include additional work, lack of farm manure and weed infestations. Organic arable farming places high expectations on the cultivation techniques.

On this page, you can find tools and resources that provide information about organic arable farming, and you can discuss the topic with others.



Tools

TitleIssuing organisationYear of releaseRating
Advanced system in wheat: Combination of agronomical levels: The French...PURE-
Calculate the risk of wireworm infestation in the fieldResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20174 (1)
Catch crop in maizeResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20174 (1)
Cereal Disease EncyclopaediaAgriculture and Horticulture Development Board...2008
Challenges of Organic Arable Farming 2nd module: Fertilization strategies to...Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari CIHEAM...2017
Challenges of Organic Arable Farming 5th module: Crops specific problems and...Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari CIHEAM...2017
Comb harrow: efficient weed control in cerealsFoundation for organic agriculture Bioselena20185 (1)
Commercial organic fertiliser as supplementary fertilisers in potato crop...Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20174 (1)
Control of wireworms in organic potato cultivationResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20164 (2)
Controlling potato beetles with BtResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20174 (1)
Cover Crop (Rye) and No-Till System in WisconsinResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20145 (3)
Cover crop mulches and no-till soybeanAssociazione Italiana Agricoltura Biologica AIAB2017
Crop management of linseedResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20162 (1)
Crop Management of Rapeseed and Pollen Beetle ControlResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20164 (1)
Cultivating a diverse wheat population suitable for low-input and organic...Organic Research Centre ORC, Elm Farm2017
Direct Sowing of MaizeResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2015
Direct sowing with green manureFoundation for organic agriculture Bioselena , IFOAM EU2018
DSS "Weed Control in Organic Winter Wheat Production"University Bonn, Institute of Organic Agriculture2004
FusaProg: risk assessment of fusarium and mycotoxin infestation in wheat...Agroscope20133 (1)
Growing cover crops in organic arable crop rotations: Best practices from...SEGES20174 (2)
Inter-row cultivation for mechanical weed control in winter oilseed rapePURE-
Intercropping grain peas with barleyResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2015
Late blight on potatoes in organic farming - prognosis (Öko-SIMPHYT)Informationssystem Integrierte Pflanzenproduktion...2010
LeNiBa - the KTBL / isip app for nitrogen balancing of legumesKuratorium für Technik und Bauwesen in der...-
Living mulch in vegetablesAssociazione Italiana Agricoltura Biologica AIAB2015
Mechanical Weed Control in MaizeResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2013
Modification/change of sowing date in winter wheatPURE2015
Nitrogen supply for winter oilseed rapeResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20174 (1)
No-till cultivation of maize in rolled forage peasResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL)2017
Organic CerealsResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20104 (2)
Organic cultivation in autumn 2016 - Varieties, Seeds and Crop managementLändliches Fortbildungsinstitut Österreich LFI2016
Organic Cultivation in Spring 2016 - Varieties, Seeds and Crop managementLändliches Fortbildungsinstitut Österreich LFI2016
Organic Cultivation of Green PeasLändliches Fortbildungsinstitut Österreich LFI2016
Organic field beansResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2009
Organic Field Crop ProductionDalhousie University, Organic Agriculture Centre...-
Organic field peasResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2009
Organic grain legumes at a glanceResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2009
Organic maizeResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2008
Organic quality wheat production - Results of long-term field trials of...Ländliches Fortbildungsinstitut Österreich LFI2016
Organic rapeseedResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2011
Organic soyaResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2009
Organic Soybean made easyResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2018
Organic Soybean production in EuropeHungarian Research Institute of Organic...2016
Potato Crop ManagementResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2010
Practical advice for organic production of lupinesLandesforschungsanstalt für Landwirtschaft und...20144 (4)
Practice Abstract: Intercropping grain peas with barleyResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20174.3 (3)
Processing Quality of Organic WheatResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2015
Rape pollen beetleResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20144.5 (2)
Reducing the use of copper in potatoesResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20175 (1)
Results an lessons learnt from field vegetables activity - cabbagePURE-
Results and lessons learnt from wheat-based cropping system activityPURE-
Rolling of grains to prevent winter kill damageResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2017
SEMINBIO®: Innovative seeder for weed control in cerealsCON MARCHE BIO , Consiglio per la ricerca in agricoltura e...20185 (1)
Soybean silageAssociazione Italiana Agricoltura Biologica AIAB2018
Successful cultivation of grain legumes mixed with cerealsResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2017
Testing peas for legume fatigueResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20175 (1)
Using crop rotation to control wirewormsResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20174 (1)
Weed control in soy with the finger weederResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL2017
Weed harrowing in spring cerealsPURE-
Weed trimming in soybeansAssociazione Italiana Agricoltura Biologica AIAB2017
Which harrow is suitable for weed control in organic cereals?INAGRO2018
Winter field peas as green manure before maizeResearch Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL20174.5 (2)