Category: Timely Topics – Weed Management

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Italian Ryegrass Management in Eastern Washington

Italian ryegrass (Lolium perenne L. spp. multiflorum (Lam.) Husnot), also known as ryegrass or annual ryegrass, is an introduced cool season, annual or biennial bunchgrass…

Proposed Changes for Use-Restricted Herbicides

The current use-restricted herbicide rules for Eastern Washington are very outdated and redundant. The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) formed a workgroup to update…

Effective Pre-emergence Management of Winter Annual Grasses

Practices: What is your planting depth? Planting depth should be 1-2" seeding depth under the firm-like soil When setting the drill: Press the soil down…

Rattail Fescue Fact Sheet Has Been Updated

Rattail fescue is a cool-season, winter annual grass that has become widespread in Pacific Northwest wheat production systems as minimum-tillage and direct-seeding practices have become…

Ultimate Weed Management Checklist

Herbicide resistance is a growing issue in the Pacific Northwest and around the country and globe. In the past couple of years alone, we have…

WSU Weed Science Field Tour

Join Drew Lyon and Ian Burke for the 2018 Weed Science Field Tour from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 13, at the R.J. Cook…

New Herbicide Comparison Tool Now Available

As herbicide active ingredients age and lose patent protection, there tends to be an influx of generic products in the marketplace. As the list of…

New Video on Integrated Weed Management

A new video titled, “Integrated Weed Management with Ian C. Burke” is now available on the Wheat and Small Grains website. Integrated weed management (IWM)…

Permit Still Needed to Exceed 25 PSI for Use Restricted Herbicides

Last summer, the Washington State Department of Agriculture proposed rule changes for Use Restricted Herbicides such as 2,4-D, 2,4-DB, 2,4-DP, MCPA, MCPP, MCPB, and dicamba.…

New Extension Publication on Managing Mustards in Wheat is Now Available

Mustard species are commonly found infesting winter wheat fields in eastern Washington. A new PNW Extension publication, PNW703: Integrated Management of Mustard Species in Wheat…
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