Weeds to look for during burndown time

Many common winter weeds appear during cover crop burndown time in cotton. Gary Collins with NC State University has  list of the top 17 weeds to look for during this time of year before they get out of hand. Continue reading

When you’re doing burndown, be careful about what’s nearby

From an article in Delta Farm Press

by Bob Scott, University of Arkansas

Burndown and planting is in full swing in southeast Arkansas as I am writing this article. We are still pretty wet, however, in some areas up north. When we are anxious to plant, we tend to take risks. Watch out for wheat fields and other sensitive areas while trying to make last minute burn-down and pre applications. In particular, be aware that at this time of year, wheat is extremely sensitive to Roundup drift.

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