Soybeans: Reducing Weed Seed, Foreign Material for Harvest Jan 5, 2021

🕔Jan 5, 2021
Beginning in 2018, Chinese officials began rejecting shipments of soybeans from the US that contain more than one percent foreign material and contain weed seed listed on their prohibited species […]

Soybeans: Chaff Lining Fields for Palmer Amaranth Management Oct 9, 2020

🕔Oct 9, 2020
Herbicide-resistant weeds have resulted in the loss of effective herbicides and has forced farmers to seek alternative strategies.  Australian farmers have developed harvest time weed seed control strategies targeting plants […]

Minnesota: Weed Control Ahead of the Combine Sep 18, 2020

🕔Sep 18, 2020
For the most part, it’s too late to control weeds this year, but there is still time to limit weed seeds going back into the weed seedbank. Combine harvesters are […]

Georgia Corn: Late-Season Glyphosate Applications and Weed Seed Production Sep 14, 2020

🕔Sep 14, 2020
Now that many growers are finishing up with field corn harvest, I have been getting lots of questions about the potential effects of late-season applications of glyphosate on the production […]

Manage Escaped Weeds Prior to Harvest – Video Sep 4, 2020

🕔Sep 4, 2020
About to harvest? The soil seedbank serves as the source of next season’s weed problems. Weed seeds in the soil were deposited by plants that escaped control in previous years. […]

Palmer Pigweed: Where Your Cows Go, The Weed May Follow Sep 3, 2020

🕔Sep 3, 2020
Keep an eye out for Palmer amaranth hitching a ride into Minnesota via contaminated feed ingredients. Minnesota has at least one infestation in the state that arrived via contaminated cattle […]

Pennsylvania: Stop Weed Seed Set, Burndown Options Before Cover Crops Aug 7, 2020

🕔Aug 7, 2020
Now is the time to think about controlling summer annual weeds prior to seed set in cropping situations where this is possible. Preventing seed production is important for driving down […]

New Harvest Weed Seed Control Tool from Tecfarm Mar 3, 2020

🕔Mar 3, 2020
In December 2019, members of GROW visited Western Australia to learn first-hand about harvest weed seed control. Machinery companies and farmers are looking at expanding the options for mechanical weed […]

Illinois: Impact Mills Do Better Than Weed Seed Counts Might Indicate Mar 3, 2020

🕔Mar 3, 2020
Impact mills, which destroy weed seeds picked up by a combine, may be doing an even better job than previously thought. A recent University of Illinois study, running an Australian […]

Weed Seed Grinding – Canadian Firm Rolls Out Combine-Mounted Unit Mar 1, 2020

🕔Mar 1, 2020
A third company has entered the market with an impact mill that destroys weed seeds before they exit the combine. Until now, these add-on units were made in Australia. For […]

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