Control of weeds is an on-going battle for farmers, with many weapons becoming increasingly expensive. A refreshing exception to this trend is the blanket wiper, a cheap but effective meens of applying herbicides to taller weeds in pasture. Brad Rayner explains how it works.
"Wiping out tall weeds,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 36
, Article 5.
Available at: http://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol36/iss1/5