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Control of the Noxious Weed Mile-A-Minute (Polygonum perfoliatum) in Reforestation

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Field studies were conducted to evaluate the efficacy of selected herbicides to control the noxious weed mile-a-minute (Polygonum perfoliatum L). The effectiveness of pre- and postemergence applications of the herbicides Oust®, Velpar L®, Arsenal®, AAtrex®, Pursuit®, and Pursuit Plus® and postemergence application of Roundup® were evaluated. Preemergence applications of most of the herbicides were more effective in controllingmile-a-minute than postemergence applications. Low preemergent rates of Oust, Velpar L, Arsenal, AAtrex, Pursuit, and Pursuit Plus were highly effective in controlling mile-a-minute; Roundup and Arsenal provided the best postemergence control. North. J. Appl. For. 12(3):127-132.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Department of Agronomy, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802

Publication date: September 1, 1995

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  • Each regional journal of applied forestry focuses on research, practice, and techniques targeted to foresters and allied professionals in specific regions of the United States and Canada. The Northern Journal of Applied Forestry covers northeastern, midwestern, and boreal forests in the United States and Canada.
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