11 Mar '18, 5pm

Looking for alternatives to herbicides to control weeds? Cover crops will also protect your soil

Looking for alternatives to herbicides to control weeds? Cover crops will also protect your soil

With the rise of herbicide-resistant weeds in most grain and vegetable crops, farmers are looking for alternatives to herbicides to control weeds. Cover crops offer one potential weed management tool. Their use in specialty crops is limited, and no testing has been done so far in edamame. However, a new University of Illinois study reports that early-killed cereal rye shows promise for edamame growers. With the rise of herbicide-resistant weeds in most grain and vegetable crops, farmers are looking for alternatives to herbicides to control weeds. Cover crops offer one potential weed management tool. Their use in specialty crops is limited, and no testing has been done so far in edamame. However, a new University of Illinois study reports that early-killed cereal rye shows promise for edamame growers. “Early-killed rye reduced weed density by 20 percent and suppressed early...

Full article: https://www.enn.com/articles/54025-early-killed-rye-shows...

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