New wheat planting method tames weed spread
Timothy Wanjela is all smiles as he admires his acre of lush greening and well-arranged field of wheat. The crop used to be poor, strangled by grassy weeds that the farmer had been unable to control.
For many years, Wanjela broadcast wheat seeds and was challenged by weed problems and low [...]
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