Category Archives: Weed Management

Weed Growth After Drought – What’s Hitchhiking In Your Hay?

Story by: Kay Ledbetter Contacts: Dr. Barron Rector, b-rector@tamu.edu “A weed is simply a plant growing out of place or growing in a site where it is not desired.” Those are the thoughts of Dr. Barron Rector, Texas AgriLife Extension Service range specialist. And he said following this year’s drought, wildfires and tons of imported hay, there may be a lot more weeds for landowners to deal with, and some could be invasive species or even toxic. Rector recently presented a webinar, “Invasive Plants of Texas Rangelands,” as… Read More →