TITLE

Weed wiper continues to evolve as control strategy for pastures

AUTHOR(S)
Coatney, Kathy
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Indiana Prairie Farmer;Mar2011, Vol. 185 Issue 3, pBP4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the weed wiper technology which is seen as a practical and economical method of weed control and is used to treat a variety of weeds such as pigweed, smutgrass, and johnsongrass.
ACCESSION #
59221353

 

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