Integrated Weed Management Workshops

These workshops will be virtual via Zoom with the first half of the meeting on Tuesday, December 8 and the second half of the meeting on Tuesday, December 15. On both days, choose the time that works best for you: 8-10 a.m. OR 6-8 p.m.

Session One
Tuesday, December 8     8-10 a.m. OR 6-8 p.m.

  • Herbicide Resistance- What is It?
  • Mechanisms of Action-How to Choose Herbicides
  • Creating Effective Herbicide Plans

Session Two
Tuesday, December 15     8-10 a.m. OR 6-8 p.m.

  • Integrated Management of Palmer Amaranth, Common Ragweed, and Marestail
  • Local Farmer Perspectives on Resistance Weed Management
  • Putting It All Together: Creating a Weed Management Plan

Pesticide and CCA credits will be available for Delaware and Maryland.

Speakers include:
Dr. Michael Flessner and Dr. Vijay Singh, Virginia Tech
Dr. Kurt Vollmer and Ben Beale, University of Maryland
Dr. Mark VanGessel, University of Delaware

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Program materials including an IWM guide, factsheets on herbicide resistant weeds, identification guides, and a special “Fight Weeds” facemask will be mailed to each participant prior to the meeting. Please include a valid mailing address.