Hilgardia
Hilgardia
Hilgardia
University of California
Hilgardia

New selective herbicide tested: CDEC applied in pre-emergence treatment of seeded lettuce shows promise for selective weed control without crop injury

Authors

C. D. McCarty
D. C. Purnell
M. J. Garber

Authors Affiliations

C. D. McCarty is Extension Field Technologist, University of California, Riverside; D. C. Purnell is Farm Advisor, San Bernardino County, University of California; M. J. Garber is Assistant Biometrician, University of California, Riverside.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 12(10):8-15. DOI:10.3733/ca.v012n10p8. October 1958.

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Abstract

Precision cultivation and hand hoeing—the methods now used for weed control in lettuce production—become difficult where weed growth is thick and rapid. The lettuce may be overgrown to the point where cultivation is difficult and the lettuce suffers heavily from weed competition.

McCarty C, Purnell D, Garber M. 1958. New selective herbicide tested: CDEC applied in pre-emergence treatment of seeded lettuce shows promise for selective weed control without crop injury. Hilgardia 12(10):8-15. DOI:10.3733/ca.v012n10p8

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