The head is also smaller than the traditional Dutch hoe which allows for far more accuracy when hoeing
The aim of this study was to evaluate the weed management in maize using hoeing
and intercropping with Mimosa caesalpiniifolia.
ha-1 alone at 15 DAS or followed by hand-hoeing
at 30 DAS, foliar spray of sorghum and sunflower water extract at 15L ha-1 at 20 and 40 DAS, sorghum mulch at 6 t ha-1, and hand hoeing
at 15, 30 and 45 DAS, (Table 1).
Weed dry weight was 300 g m-2, 257 g m-2, 225 g m-2 and 157 g m-2 less in hand weeding, hoeing
, tine cultivator and Nominee 100 SC respectively than no weeding.
I have spent many happy hours hoeing
, so good luck to you Brian.
A shallow hoeing
that scrapes tiny weeds off at the surface is better than a deep hoeing
or tilling since there is less moisture loss from the soil, its easier, and you are less apt to nick root vegetables.
Help in sowing layout, Hoeing
& Weeding: i) Hoeing
with khurpa ii) Hoeing
with Kasola iii) Pada with kasola after tractor
In addition to basic organic weed-control methods, such as hand-weeding, shallow hoeing
, and deep mulching, innovative techniques, such as creating "weed moats," can help protect your garden from Bermuda grass, puncture vine, and other troublesome plants.
Experts said that farmers should perform hoeing
by hand to remove weeds in case of availability of manpower and keep the soil soft,besides making its access to air easy.
I once had a sparrow alight upon my shoulder for a moment, while I was hoeing
in a village garden, and t felt that I was more distinguished by that circumstance that I should have been by any epaulet I could have worn.
Weeds can either be controlled by hoeing
and hand-weeding, or by applying chemical weed killers.
For many of the youths digging, hoeing
, hacking and chopping, it is their first experience with standard tools.