TITLE

Weed wiper continues to evolve as control strategy for pastures

AUTHOR(S)
Coatney, Kathy
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Wallaces Farmer;Mar2011, Vol. 136 Issue 3, pBP4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the evolution of the weed wiper as a control strategy for pastures in the U.S. It notes the test trial of Glenn Nader, a University of California Extension livestock and natural resources adviser, of the weed wiper technology that killed mint, chicory and smutgrass without damaging the rest of the pastures. It mentions the success of Alan McNeill, owner of McNeill Cattle Co. in Beaumont, Texas, in using the weed wiper to control the smutgrass in the state.
ACCESSION #
59917677

 

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