Category: Timely Topics – Weed Management

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2017 WSU Weed Control Report Now Available

Weeds are the bane of many farmers’ existence in eastern Washington. It seems we are in a constant battle to keep weeds under control. As…

“The Challenge That Will Not Wait” Podcast

Episode 46 of Wheat All About It! features an interview with Drew Lyon about the evolving challenge of herbicide-resistant weeds and how Charles Darwin’s theory…

Growers, Now is The Time for Winter Annual Grassy Weed Control

Winter annual grass management should be conducted in the fall because these hard to control grasses can be too far ahead of you in the…

The WSU Wheat Beat Podcast

Introducing the WSU Wheat Beat podcast, a new podcast brought to you by the WSU Extension Dryland Cropping Systems Team. Each week your host, Drew…

New Herbicide Mechanism of Action Tool for Pulse Crop Growers Available

Herbicide-resistant weeds are a growing concern in the Pacific Northwest, the US, and globally. One of the key tactics in the fight against herbicide-resistant weeds is…

Palmer Amaranth Contamination of Pollinator Seed Mixes

Some native seed mixes planted to foster habitats for honeybees and other pollinators have been found to be contaminated with Palmer amaranth – a weed…

Proper Sprayer Cleanout Can Prevent Crop Injury

We have received a number of phone calls recently concerning crop damage in peas treated with herbicides containing the active ingredient clethodim. Clethodim is an…

New Publication Available on Mayweed Chamomile, a.k.a., Dog Fennell

Consider yourself very lucky if you have not had to deal with mayweed chamomile, a.k.a., dog fennel, in your wheat or pulse crops! Mayweed chamomile…

Proposed Rule Changes for Restricted Use Herbicides

The Washington State Department of Agriculture is considering rule changes affecting the use of restricted use herbicides. The possible rule changes were agreed upon by…

The 2016 WSU Weed Control Report Has Arrived!

The 2016 WSU Weed Control Report is now available on the Wheat and Small Grains website. The annual report summarizes the results from field studies…
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