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  • Three tips to improve weed resistance management in almonds

    This year’s wet winter amplified the growth of weeds in almond orchards, which also boosted the effectiveness of pre-emergent herbicides driven into the soil by the rain. Because of this, experts at the University of California Extension recommend a resistance management weed control program that combines pre- and post- emergent control for winter weeds and summer grasses. They recommend the following for managing herbicide resistant weeds: Careful monitoring Diligent record keeping in order to fully…

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