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  • Get ahead of marestail and Palmer pigweed in Kentucky

    MID-SOUTH: Due to heavy rains, planting has been delayed. While many growers have gotten their corn in, many others have not or are already looking at having to replant. Meanwhile, weed pressures continue to grow. Marestail is currently a problem in western and central Kentucky. Personally, I’ve seen several fields where this weed is anywhere from 6 to 8 inches tall. It’s known to be resistant to both glyphosate and ALS, which is important to…