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  • Amaranth Family Leads Top Weed Concerns Among Southeast Growers

    The Amaranth family, laying claim to nearly 75 different species, is a force to be reckoned with. Palmer amaranth and waterhemp rank among the top 5 most troublesome weeds, according to a survey by the Weed Science Society of America. Southeast growers are all too familiar with the challenges these weeds pose in their soybean and cotton crops, in particular. As small-seeded, annual plants, amaranth species grow quickly in open areas with full sun and…

This agronomic image shoes phytophthora root rot.