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- Bennett, S.J., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Journal of agricultural science 2007 v.145 no.6 pp. 565-576
- Linum usitatissimum; flax; fiber crops; crop production; crop yield; spraying; application timing; harvest date; retting; desiccants; herbicides; glyphosate; ammonium sulfate; application rate; cultivars; genetic variation; United Kingdom
- ... Even and successful retting of flax through application of a desiccating herbicide and stand-retting is a major constraint to increasing its incorporation in industrial products. With the release of a new form of glyphosate based on the isopropylamine (IPA) salt with biactivator (Roundup Biactive, Monsanto Ltd), a field trial was planted using three flax varieties with differing levels of ease of ...