Weed Management_Episode 10
Weeds can compete with young vines and are hosts for some vineyard pests. Grant Cremers describes how he controls weeds through a combination of under-vine cultivation and herbicides at San Bernabe Vineyards. Topics include herbicide resistant weeds, reasons to avoid pre-emergent herbicides, cover crops for weed suppression, and the benefits of controlling weeds mechanically.
- Cover crops for weed management
- Steel in the Field: A Farmer’s Guide to Weed Management Tools
- Steel in the Field: A Vineyard Team Tailgate Meeting
- “Vineyard Weed Management”- excerpt from Grape Grower’s Handbook by Ted Goldammer
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