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seed bedis a useful organic weed controltechnique which involves creating a seedbedsome weeks before seedis due to be sown. Preparation of such seedbed makes sure that any weed seeds that have been disturbed and brought to the soilsurface during cultivationwill thus have a chance to germinate, and can then be hoed off before sowing of the actual crop is carried out.
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