Web
Analytics

North Dakota: Palmer Pigweed Spreads to 4 More Counties

Palmer amaranth has been confirmed in four more North Dakota counties. The very aggressive, hard-to-control weed first was found in a row-crop field in McIntosh...

Sprayer Maintenance: 4-Step Winterizing Pays Off in the Spring

This is a busy time of year for many farmers, but taking time to winterize your sprayer now can payoff in avoiding problems next spring.  Without...

Mississippi: Resistant Italian Ryegrass – What You Need to Know – Podcast

Dr. Bobby Golden, Extension rice and soil fertility agronomist, and Dr. Jason Bond, weed scientist with the MSU Delta Research and Extension Center talk...

Tennessee: Resistant Grass Worse In Cotton, Soy – Deja Vu – Podcast

Grass weeds have been a real issue for farmers as they try to move combines through the field to harvest. Dr. Larry Steckel explains...

Minnesota: Palmer Pigweed – Detection, Reporting – Timeliness Is Key

This fall, Palmer amaranth was discovered for the first time in soybean fields in Redwood and Jackson counties. In Redwood County, 1 female and...

Pennsylvania Wheat, Barley: Fall Herbicide Options

Dense populations of winter annual weeds can compete with wheat and barley in late fall and early spring and slow the rate of crop...

Herbicide Resistance in Annual Bluegrass is Epidemic in Turf Management

Annual bluegrass is one of the most common weeds of turfgrass on golf courses, sports fields and sod farms, not to mention residential and...

Australians Facing Slippage In Key Resistance Management Strategy

Australian farmers have long relied on what’s called a “double knock” approach to preventing herbicide resistance. Essentially, growers spray with Roundup and then come...

Kansas: Kochia Gains Cross Resistance To Key Herbicides

Kochia has now gained cross resistance in at least one state to both dicamba and fluroxypyr. Kansas State University (KSU) weed scientists said kochia...

Nebraska Extension Weed Science School, Mead, Oct. 31

Growers, crop consultants and educators are encouraged to attend the day-long Nebraska Extension Weed Science School Oct. 31 at the University of Nebraska’s Eastern Nebraska...