What’s going on in Wyoming weed research?

The Control Freaks have been pretty busy with harvest, establishing fall treatments, and the beginning of the school year, and consequently, we haven’t been posting much to the blog. Earlier this summer, we had our annual field day at SAREC (Sustainable Agriculture Research & Extension Center) near Lingle. The Ag Experiment Station recorded many of the presentations and posted them to YouTube. Watch the videos below to find out some of the things the Control Freaks are up to!

Andrew Kniss discusses several years of research related to managing herbicide-resistant kochia:

 

Brian Mealor summarizes some of the range and reclamation weed control research going on at UW:

 

Jenna Meeks (M.S. student) discusses her project seeding forage species into corn stalks to supplement winter cattle grazing:

 

Cara Noseworthy (M.S. student) discusses multi-species grazing and herbicide treatments for cheatgrass management: