A guide for those using herbicides in turf regardless of whether you manage athletic fields, a golf course, lawns, cemeteries, sod farms, parks, or other turf areas.
New weed control publication for turf professionals from Purdue
A new publication from the Purdue turf program is now available to professional turf managers. The 88 page publication includes content on:
Turfgrass Culture Weed Types Weed Life Cycles Developing a Weed Control Program Indicator Weeds Herbicide Information (use, nomenclature, classification, mode of action, movement, resistance, etc.) Control of Tough Weeds Frequently Asked Questions and Answers About Weed Control with Herbicides Nonselective Herbicides/Fumigants for Turfgrass Renovation Nonselective Herbicides for Turfgrass Border Maintenance (Edging) Preemergence Herbicides (weed control ratings for preemergence herbicides, turf tolerance information, and more instructions for each product) Postemergence Herbicides (weed control ratings for postemergence broadleaf herbicides and turf tolerance, and more instructions for each product) Commonly Used Broadleaf Herbicide Combinations for Turfgrass Active Ingredients in Commonly Used Herbicide Combinations Sedge Control Herbicides (sedge control and turfgrass tolerance ratings, turf tolerance information, and more instructions for each product) Plant Growth Regulators for General Turf Use Preemergence, Postemergence and PGR Options for Putting Greens Postemergence Weed Control in Creeping Bentgrass Putting Greens Common and Trade Names of Registered Herbicides and Plant Growth Regulators (264 different products and 98 unique herbicide ingredient combination are discussing in this publication) Herbicide/PGR Common Names, Chemical Families, and Modes of Action Herbicide Math
This is truly a comprehensive guide for those using herbicides in turf regardless of whether you manage athletic fields, a golf course, lawns, cemeteries, sod farms, parks, or other turf areas.