In general, 2019 was a difficult year for weed control with the large number of acres that were planted late or not at all leading to higher weed populations and […]
Glyphosate-resistant Italian ryegrass has become a significant issue for Louisiana farmers, especially in the northeastern part of the state. I have been asked when ryegrass would begin to emerge. That […]
Minnesota: Research Field Tour, Rosemount, Oct. 21 Oct 15, 2019
The University of Minnesota will be hosting a field tour on Monday, October 21st at the Rosemount Research and Outreach Center (RROC) for cover crops, integrated weed management, robots, and […]
Plan Your Cover Crop for Weed Suppression – Video Oct 10, 2019
How much biomass do you need for weed suppression? The more you let a cover crop grow, the greater effect that biomass will have on weed suppression. Cover crops suppress […]
At harvest this year, watch for patches of pigweeds, which are quickly multiplying across Ohio. A campaign dubbed “No Pigweed Left Behind” is aimed at encouraging farmers to stop those weeds […]
Kochia, a kind of tumbleweed, has long been associated with the Texas High Plains, but its abundance is starting to alarm Texas A&M AgriLife officials as regional producers are experiencing […]
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.
The spread of multiple-resistant weeds threatens Iowa’s production system. In order to slow the expansion of resistance, greater diversity in weed management is necessary.
Herbicide Resistant Waterhemp Moves Into Canada Oct 4, 2019
A team including evolutionary biologists from the University of Toronto have identified the ways in which herbicide-resistant strains of an invasive weed named common waterhemp have emerged in fields of […]
Ohio: 4 Reminders for Fall Herbicide Treatments Oct 4, 2019
If you have never applied herbicide in fall to burn down winter annuals, or done it only infrequently, this might be the year to make an investment in fall herbicides.