Spring Weed Control in Grass Hay and Pasture

From Penn State Extension Field Crop News, April 12, 2017 If you were unable to control winter annuals and biennials last fall, there is still time now. However, the timing of herbicide application or mowing is critical and can make the difference between an effective tactic and a waste of […]

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Weed of the Week: Common ragweed

Common ragweed has already emerged in row crops and pastures around the country. Like most summer annual weeds, applying herbicide treatments now when they are still small will target them when they are most vulnerable and help ensure full control prior to planting. Herbicide resistant populations of common ragweed exist in many states, […]

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Weed of the Week: Barnyardgrass

Adapted from Barnyardgrass Management in the Mississippi Delta, Jason Bond, Mississippi State University Barnyardgrass is the most troublesome weed in Mississippi rice. Barnyardgrass that is allowed to survive and produce seed in soybean can cripple a rice weed control program the following year.  Fewer barnyardgrass escapes means less seed production, […]

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