Weed Control – New Herbicides and the Future of Sod Production
Turfgrass producers face unique challenges relative to other sectors of the turfgrass industry. Off the sod farm, phrases like turf regrowth, time-to-harvest, and tensil strength are relatively unknown and even less well understood. Producers know that herbicides are critical to providing a high quality product that is affordable and sustainable, yet the effects of herbicides upon harvest characteristics can be devastating. Optimizing on-farm weed control requires forethought and up-to-date knowledge. Learn about new products and where they fit in your herbicide plan with special emphasis on program approaches to weed control and effect of herbicides on turf regrowth and establishment.