ISSUE #578

578 - RESISTANT WEED - Survey Results

4-19-2013

MANY OF YOU PARTICIPATED IN THE "YOUR WAY TO GROW" MEETINGS conducted by your agriculturists this winter. About 50% of you indicated resistant weeds were present on your farms. Many of you have adopted different strategies to manage resistant weeds. However many options in the weed resistance toolbox are seriously underutilized. There is still time with this late spring to develop appropriate weed resistance strategies in your crop rotations. Review the summary data presented here. Look for those options that might fit best in your resistant weed management plan. Prevent serious losses from resistant weeds in 2013 and the future.

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Resistant weed management survey results

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Resistant weed management goal is weed free fields and no seed production.