Yes, I know, its June and we’re still talking about ryegrass. The unusually wet winter and early spring may have inhibited many sprayers from making timely PRE and early-POST applications […]
Weed control in Arkansas corn production has become more and more difficult over the last several years with the onset of glyphosate-resistant pigweed, marestail, and ryegrass. Each of these weeds […]
We are behind the burndown pace of most Tennessee springs where at least some would have burndown applications applied by this time. This has resulted in a flurry of calls […]
Any weed that goes to seed will come to haunt you. Taking out resistant populations requires diligence, proper timing and rethinking what works and what doesn’t.
For the last two decades dicamba has been used extensively as a pre plant burndown on almost all Tennessee cotton and soybean acres. It was often used at 8 to […]
When weeds begin showing resistance, it’s not a case of the herbicide changing the weed, it’s a simple “survival of the fittest” case, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service […]
Tennessee Wheat: Ryegrass Management Options Oct 4, 2019
With all the issues with ryegrass in wheat last year many are asking if there are any better options for control. The main issue is resistance.
Kentucky Wheat: Ryegrass Control Begins at Planting Aug 30, 2019
Italian ryegrass (AKA: annual ryegrass) continues to be a major weed in Kentucky wheat acres, and has arguably become tougher to control over the last several years. This spring in […]
Clearly this year, many are having trouble managing ryegrass and poa. Questions began months ago and continue today and have ranged from tactics to burn them down before planting to […]
Tennessee Corn: Late Burndown Options Mar 26, 2019
Sprayers are rolling across Tennessee. Most are trying to catch up as we are well behind the burndown pace of many Tennessee springs.