Weed Control - Chemical, Mechanical, Herbicides

Evaluation of Spatial Arrangement of Legumes on Weed Suppression in Cassava Production

  Cassava, the most important root crop in the tropics, is intercropped with legumes due to the early growth of the legumes to suppress weeds. Field experiments were carried out from September, 2013 to September, 2014 to evaluate the effects of spatial arrangement of legume intercrop...
K. J. Taah
J. N. Buah
E. OgyiriAdu
ARPN Journal of Agricultural and Biological Science

Organic Gardening

  Contents:  Objectives Introduction History Principles of Organic Gardening Soil Management and Fertility Pest Management (Weeds, Insects, and Diseases) Record Keeping Summary Case Study—Think IPM: Lettuce Seedlings Frequently Asked Questions Further Reading Chapter Text...
Aimee Colf
Lucy Bradley
Frank Louws
David Orr
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

2017 Commercial Pecan Spray Guide

  Contents:  Commercial Pecan Insect Control (Bearing Trees) Commercial Pecan INsect and Disease Spray Guide (Non-Bearing Trees) Pecan Chemicals: Pre-Harvest Intervals and Other Restrictions Pecan Disease Control  Commercial Pecan Weed Control   Foliar Zinc Sprays for Bearing...
Tim Brenneman
Jason Brock
A. Stanley Culpepper
Will Hudson
Wayne Mitchem
Lenny Wells
UGA Extension

Commercial Production of Staked Tomatoes in the Southeast

  Contents:  Getting Started Cover Cropping  Production Systems  Equipment  Fumigation  Fertilization  Transplants Transplanting  Steaking and Trellising  Pruning Pest Management  Physiological Disorders Harvesting  Cleaning and Grading...
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Water Retention and S Incex of an Oxisol Subjected to Weed Control Methods in a Coffee Crop

  Weed control in different crops affects the chemical, physical, and biological properties of the soil and consequently its structural quality. The objective of this study was to evaluate, using water retention characteristics and the S index, the physical quality of an Oxisol (Red-Yellow...
Raphael Henrique da Silva Siqueira
Mozart Martins Ferreira
Elifas Nunes de Alcântara
Bruno Montoani Silva
Raphael Comanducci Silva
Ciência e Agrotecnologia


  Contents: Introduction Improving soil fertility Proper weed management Effective pest management Effective disease management Reducing postharvest losses Marketing and organic certification of cassava production 
Olugbenga O. AdeOluwa
Ofoso Budu
Brian Ssebunya
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture

Dismiss (Sulfentrazone)

  Content:  Introduction Uses Major Weeds Controlled Major Weeds Not Controlled For Best Results Cautions and Precautions Residual Activity  Volatility and Leaching Potential Symptoms and Mode of Action  Additional Information
Joe Neal
Chris Marble
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

2017 Southeast Regional Strawberry Integrated Pest Management Guide

  Contents:  App and Online Tools General Pesticide Information Seasonal “At-a-Glance” Arthropod Guide Pre-planting: Disease and Weed Management Fungicide Resistance Management Recommendations Planting and Early Post-planting: Disease Management Post-planting: Insect...
Frank J. Louws
Charles Johnson
Guido Schnabel
Rebecca A. Melanson
Kathryn Fontenot
Hannah J. Burrack
Doug Pfeiffer
Ash Sial
Katie Jennings
Phil Brannen
Powell Smith
The Southern Region Small Fruit Consortium

Calibrating Hand-Held Granular Spreaders for Nursery Weed Control

  Even the best herbicides will not provide effective weed control if they are not applied accurately and uniformly. Too little product results in poor weed control and higher hand-weeding costs. Too much can injure crops, reducing the number available for sale. Most granular herbicide labels...
Amy Barker
Joe Neal
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service

Vegetable Gardening

  Contents:  Objectives Introduction A Vegetable Garden for Every Lifestyle Selecting a Garden Site Garden Types and Techiques Type of Garden In-ground Raised Bed Container Garden Techniques Traditional Rows Intensive Vertical How to Organize the Garden What to Plant When to...
Chris Gunter
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service