Glyphosate doesn't harm tall fescue
AuthorsA. James Downer
David W. Cudney
Authors AffiliationsA. James Downer is Farm Advisor, Ventura County Cooperative Extension; David W. Cudney is Extension Weed Scientist, University of California, Riverside.
Hilgardia 43(1):13-14. DOI:10.3733/ca.v043n01p13. January 1989.
Reports that glyphosate, the active ingredient of a post-emergence broad-spectrum herbicide, may inhibit tall fescue germination when applied before seeding were not supported by field experiments. The method of seeding (hydroseeding or overseeding), however, may contribute to poor establishment.
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