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Managing Russian Thistle Under Conservation Tillage in Crop-Fallow Rotations

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PNW 492
Pub. Date: 1995
Last Reviewed: 2015

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Downy brome, Bromus tectorum L., is commonly called cheatgrass. Its rapid growing habit and prolific seed production make it a difficult weed to control in winter wheat. This bulletin gives specific recommendations to control and eliminate this weed, including reducing the seed bank and using herbicides and cultural control strategies. Color photos.

Authors: Frank Young, Roger Veseth, William Schillinger, Dan Ball

12 pages


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