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Palmer amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri) Control in Soybeans


2808-1006 (SPES-194NP)

Authors as Published

Eric Scruggs, Graduate Research Assistant, School of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech; Michael Flessner, Extension Weed Science Specialist, School of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech; and David Holshouser, Extension Soybean Agronomist, School of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech

This publication is available in a PDF file format only.

This is a publication documenting current best practices for management of the troublesome weed, Palmer amaranth, in Virginia soybean production.  Both herbicides and non-chemical management tactics are described within the publication.

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Publication Date

March 20, 2020