TITLE

Weed control depends: drought or no drought?

AUTHOR(S)
NEWPORT, ALAN
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Western Farmer-Stockman;Mar2013, Vol. 134 Issue 3, pBP2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on weed control that would depend on the weather if there is more drought or more normal. According to Charlie Hart, range specialist of Dow AgroScience, early herbicide application is preferable on areas with more soil moisture because grasses would compete with forage plants. Scott Flynn argues that during drought, farmers need to stop grazing and could start crop rotation.
ACCESSION #
85981584

 

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