Tips for swathing lodged crop and green testing

2010 - Issue 19

Harvest

Issues of the week:

September 1, 2010 — Growers are anxious to swath late crops, but swathing before 50% to 60% seed colour change on the main stem cuts yield potential and could result in high green counts. We have tips this week on how to test for green counts without starting the combine and on setting the swather to cut lodged canola.

Canola Watch