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Palmer Amaranth Adaptability

Figure 1. Soybean field with more than 40% Palmer amaranth cover. Photo source: R. Leon

Dr. Ramon Leon and Dr. Jay Ferrell, Extension Weed Specialists – West Florida REC, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/10/palmer-amaranth-adaptability/

Post-Harvest Tips for Palmer Pigweed Control

Post-Harvest Tips for Palmer Pigweed Control

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/09/02/post-harvest-tips-for-palmer-pigweed-control/

Triple-Threat in One Soybean Field: Grasshopper Damage, Asian Soybean Rust and Palmer Amaranth

Example of a soybean plant being eaten by grasshoppers

Example of a soybean plant being eaten by grasshoppers

September generally signals the start of peanut and cotton harvests, but in many counties of northwest Florida late planted soybeans still …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/09/14/triple-threat-in-one-soybean-field-grasshopper-damage-asian-soybean-rust-and-palmer-amaranth/

Invasive Species of the Day Series (March 10th): Palmer Amaranth & Nutria

National Invasive Species Awareness Week: March 3rd – March 8th

March 10th: Palmer Amaranth (Palmer amaranth) & Nutria (Myocastor coypus):

 

Image courtesy of University of Illinois Extension

Image courtesy of University of Illinois Extension

Palmer Amaranth: Palmer Amaranth, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2013/03/10/invasive-species-of-the-day-series-march-10th-palmer-amaranth-nutria/

Palmer Amaranth Flowering Early In 2012

 

The unusual weather this Spring may have caused Palmer Amaranth, Pigweed as it is commonly known, to bloom early.

This year producers are already fighting Palmer Amaranth, or pigweed, which is now 3 to 5 inches …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/04/27/palmer-amaranth-flowering-early-in-2012/