Super Weeds No Easy Fix For US Agriculture-Experts

 
A fast-spreading plague of “super weeds” taking over U.S. farmland will not be stopped easily, and farmers and government officials need to change existing practices if food production is to be protected, industry experts said on Thursday.
“This is a complex problem,” said weed scientist David Shaw in remarks to a national “summit” of weed experts in Washington to come up with a plan to battle weeds that have developed resistance to herbicides.
 

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn

More to explore

Get your garlic on!

Ontario Garlic Week! There is a bounty of garlic available in Hastings County and it’s not too late to plant! You can

Feeling thankful!

We’d like to take this opportunity to give thanks! We acknowledge and honour the land on which we reside and occupy as part

Focus on North Hastings!

What a bountiful region we live in! Harvest Hastings promotes sustainable agriculture and forestry, our creative rural communities, and local food, wood, and

Harvest Hastings Logo
We've Made Some Changes

Harvest Hastings is growing and we’re updating our website.  Things won’t be exactly where you remember them.  We hope you’ll enjoy having a look around.

Stay Connected

Sign Up for the Harvest Hastings Newsletter