farmers find and share information.|
Link: Iowa State
University Extension Weed Management |
While much of the
information at this site is targeted toward conventional growers, farmers
looking to cut chemicals and try alternatives will find some good info here,
including PDF files of extension publications on
A surf through the management section will turn up
timely updates that can help you cut herbicides. Some examples include:
The site also features a
in the News section that includes a brief summary of former Practical
Farmers of Iowa president
Frantzen's on-going battle with perennial weeds.
Reference materials at the site include a photo gallery of
seedlings, on-line versions of the
Integrated Crop Management
newsletter, and an excellent
menu to other agronomy departments and weed- and IPM-related sites. A
engine for the site will help you find info fast.
If you're a Corn
Belt farmer, this one is worth bookmarking with your own land-grant's Extension
site. And be sure to check back often.
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