Weed resistance tops consultants' concerns

Smith, Ron
January 2011
Southwest Farm Press;1/13/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p14
Trade Publication
The article presents recommendations from several agricultural specialists for cotton growers to control herbicide resistant weeds in Texas. Paul Pilsner of the Coastal Crop Consulting advises cotton farmers to use residual herbicides to augment over-the-top applications and to watch for resistant Johnsongrass. It also mentions the options shared by other agricultural experts such as the use of hooded sprayers, moldboard plows, and chopping weeds.


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