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Louisiana Suggested Chemical Weed Management Guide
weed guide

This 2014 guide includes helpful information on herbicides and weed control with detailed suggestions for aquatics, commercial nursery stock, field crops, forestry, fruit crops, home gardens, lawns and many other Louisiana crops. It includes information on different types of herbicide registrations, as well as information on herbicide labels and restricted uses. Also included are sprayer calibration techniques, suggestions for reducing herbicide drift and a guide to proper spray tip selection.

Suggestions for Managing Weeds in Wheat
weeds in wheat

Weed management in wheat usually is relatively simple compared to other agronomic crops, but it still requires some planning. (PDF format only)

Schematic Diagram for Seedling Weed Identification in Rice
rice weed id

This guide includes helpful information on identifying weeds in Louisiana rice. The publication contains a schematic guide to help with proper identification of weeds based on specific characteristics of each plant. It also contains photos of each weed listed in the schematic as well as examples showing key characteristics.

Weed Management in Sweet Potatoes
sweet potato weed mgmt

Effective weed management is a critical aspect to successful sweet potato production since weeds compete for nutrients, water and sunlight and impair crop yield and quality. Perennial weed management, preplant burndown and in-season management included. (PDF format only)