SWEEDHART – Separation of weeds during harvesting and
hygienisation to enhance crop productivity in the long term

The project Sweedhart ended in May 2019. The overall final recommendations to farmers for non-chemical weed alternatives were summarized concluding the most important findings of the project. The recommendations can be downloaded here

Convential harvesting proces

Conventional harvesting process

Hygienisation of weed seeds in chaff (Pillar 1)

Total harvest of fields (Pillar 2)

Partial harvest (Pillar 3)