Weed Control in Container Crops

Effective weed management in container crops involves a combination of sound sanitary and cultural practices along with proper use of preemergence herbicides. Designed for commercial nursery producers of container crops, his publication covers three topics: using sanitary and cultural practices to minimize weed populations, selecting the most appropriate preemergence herbicides, and timing of herbicide applications.

Root Weevils on Ornamentals

A close look at three species of root weevils commonly found in the Pacific Northwest, the strawberry root weevil, black vine root weevil and the obscure root weevil. Discussion of their life cycles, common ornamental host plants and pest management strategies.