Four Weed Management Practices to Combat Herbicide Resistance Now

Four Weed Management Practices to Combat Herbicide Resistance Now

If a management plan to combat herbicide resistance is not something you have yet, there are some steps that can still be implemented this year. Weed management scientists say a few steps can go a long way, such as:

  • Starting Weed-Free: Whether by cultivation or burn down, this step is important.
  • Think Pre: Rather than relying on post-emergent herbicides, incorporate pre-emergent herbicide using a different mode of action.
  • Diversify Post: Use a rotation of chemistries and sites of action when using post-emergent herbicides.
  • Scout fields for escapes and show no mercy.

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