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Cover Crop Concerns 
Cover crops can be an effective tool in a weed management program, but there are concerns. Researchers with UTIA address those concerns here.


 

Recent Publications

Resistance is Futile: Estimating the Costs of Managing Herbicide Resistance as a First-order Markov Process and the Case of US Upland Cotton Producers Lambert, D. M., J. A. Larson, R. K. Roberts, B. C. English, X. Zhou, L. L. Falconer, R. J. Hogan, J. L. Johnson, and J. M. Reeves.  2017.  Agricultural Economics, 48:387-396.

Farmer Experience with Weed Resistance to Herbicides in Cotton Production Zhou, X., J. A. Larson, D. M. Lambert, R. K. Roberts, B. C. English, K. J. Bryant, A. K. Mishra, L. L. Falconer, R. J. Hogan, Jr., J. L. Johnson, and J. M. Reeves.  2015.  AgBioForum, 18,1: 114-125.

Resistant weeds continuing march across much of Mid-South farmland.  Steckel, L. E.  2014.  Delta Farm Press. January, 24, 2017.

Resistant Weeds Changing the Way We Farm Larson, J. A., R. K. Roberts, D. M. Lambert, B. C. English, K. J. Bryant, R. Hogan, A. Mishra, L. Falconer, and J. M. Reeves.  2013.  Cited in Delta Farm Press, February 12, 2013, Weed Resistance to Herbicides in Cotton Production: Summary Results from a Farmer Survey. Oral Presentation at the 2013 Beltwide Cotton Conferences.

Adoption of best management practices for herbicide-resistant weeds in midsouthern United States cotton, rice and soybean.  Riar, D. S., J. K. Norsworthy, L. E. Steckel, D. O. Stephenson, J. Bond, and R. C. Scott.  2013.  Weed Technology, Weed Technol. 27:788-797.

Tennessee farmers increase corn acreage, battle resistant weeds.  Steckel, L. E.  2012.  Delta Farm Press, June 1, 2012.

BASF: Strategies to managing resistant weeds.  Steckel, L. E.  2012.  Agprofessional March 5, 2012.

Game changer: multiple-herbicide resistant weeds in Minnesota, North Dakota.  Steckel, L. E.  2012.  Farm industry news blog March 5, 2012.

New tools help farmers combat resistant weeds, drought.  Steckel, L. E.  2012.  Farm weed (Illinois Farm Bureau), March 12, 2012.

Resistant weeds means more post equipment needed.  Steckel, L. E.  2012.  Pork Network March 20, 2012.

Resistant weeds cost Tennessee growers $200 million Steckel, L. E.  2011.  Delta Farm Press Feb 28, 2011.

Resistant weeds cost Tennessee growers $200 million Steckel, L. E.  2011.  Delta Farm Press. Aug 9, 2011.