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Controlling crabgrass, Bermuda grass, and nutsedge in your lawn

Presentation on controlling crabgrass, Bermuda grass, and nutsedge in your lawn

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IPM Downy Brome

Presentation by Judit Barroso, OSU Weed Scientist, on Integrated Weed Management for Downy Brome in Winter Wheat

By Judit Barroso

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A prickly problem: Russian thistle populations in northeastern Oregon resist glyphosate

Mar 14, 2017
Wheat farmers rely extensively on the herbicide to control the weed

By Chris Branam
Mar 14, 2017

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Pull weeds as they pop or plants will suffer

Apr 15, 2016
Extension expert offers advice on how to control stubborn weeds

By Kym Pokorny
Apr 15, 2016

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How to manage three common weeds in the vegetable garden

Jul 26, 2013
Knowing more about weeds can give gardeners a leg up in the fight, said Ed Peachey, weed specialist for the Oregon State University Extension Service.

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What should I be doing now for weed control?

The straw mulch I used at the end of summer to suppress the weeds doesn't seem to be working. Should I till it and cover with plastic? black or clear? Is there something better. Or should I add more straw. I could probably bring some cardboard home from work. Is this a healthy option?