Can you pick a palmer from a redroot?
Weeds are off to the races this season and the first, and most important step to controlling broadleaf weeds is correct identification.
Categories: Agronomy, Agronomy Talk
Tags: Agronomy, Weed Identification, Weeds, soil compaction, Weed Pressure
Audio Interview with Tom Beck
This week I had a chance to visit with Tom Beck, a Beck’s customer, near Ridgeville Corners, Ohio. I interviewed Tom in Defiance County, Ohio from his combine cab, as he harvested his last field.
LibertyLink® Cost Comparison and Weed Identifcation
This discussion with Tom brought up a topic that I receive a lot of questions about. “How does the cost of LibertyLink® compare to glyphosate tolerant herbicides?” The key thing this chart doesn’t tell you is that Liberty® herbicide KILLS resistant weeds that glyphosate tolerant traits no longer controls such as marestail, waterhemp, and Palmer amaranth. These three weeds are present in Ohio, and growing in number.
Categories: Agronomy, E Indiana, Ohio
Tags: Agronomy Update, Alex Johnson, Farmer Interview, Weed Identification, LibertyLink