Italian ryegrass is a problematic weed in cereals, grass seed crops, and grain crops planted no-till. It can result in significant yield losses if this weed is not controlled. Farmers […]
Marestail, also known as horseweed, management is challenging because the weed can emerge in both fall and spring. In addition, herbicide resistant populations are spreading fast. In this video you […]
When John Werries and his son Dean started using cover crops, their primary goal was to prevent soil erosion on their Illinois farm. Seven years later, they’ve discovered their cover […]
Corteva Introduces Pixxaro EC Herbicide for Cereals Nov 13, 2019
Wheat growers have a new tool available to them in 2020. Pixxaro EC herbicide joins the lineup of Corteva Agriscience cereals herbicides to control the most challenging weeds, including kochia […]
Waterhemp’s rise to the Cornbelt’s worst weed is one of the Cornbelt’s more fascinating weed-related events over the past 40 years. Waterhemp is native to the United States but is a […]
Harvest Weed Seed Control – Podcast Nov 4, 2019
In this podcast we spent some time talking about Australian Agriculture, herbicide resistance in weeds, and the need for alternative weed management tactics.
Pennsylvania: Is It Too Late to Control Weeds? Nov 1, 2019
As temperatures get colder, some people wonder if it is too late to control weeds, especially perennials.
With 55% of his acres left unplanted in 2019, one might have expected Matt Foes to put up his feet and take a vacation. Instead, the Sheffield, Illinois, farmer rolled […]
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will present a Pesticide Management Workshop on Nov. 6 in Fort Stockton. The event will start at 8 a.m. at the Pecos County Civic Center at […]
“Soil seedbank” refers to weed seeds present in the soil. The soil seedbank serves as the source of next season weed problems.