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Chemical control of wild Allium species

Author(s): W. S. Hardcastle

Year: 1976

Journal: Agronomy Journal
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Volume: 68
Issue: 1
Pages: 144-145

Article Topic(s): Herbicide
Research Setting(s): Field

Species Referenced: Allium canadense (Meadow garlic),


Investigates the effects of herbicides (2,4-D and glyphosate) on Allium canadense and A. vineale. Glyphosate treatments of 4.48 and 6.72 kg/ha, especially when used with a surfactant, provided excellent control. The 2.24 kg/ha treatment rate of glyphosate usually equalled or surpassed the 2,4-D treatments.

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W. S. Hardcastle. "Chemical control of wild Allium species." Agronomy Journal 68.1 (1976): 144-145.

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ISSN: 0002-1962
Last Updated: 2015-02-26
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