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S. Christopher Marble, Shawn T. Steed, Debalina Saha, and Yuvraj Khamare

Weed management in container plant production is challenging, primarily due to limited postemergence herbicide options and the consequential need for supplemental hand weeding ( Case et al., 2005 ). Currently, weed control in container nurseries is

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Lu Zhang, Robert Howard Beede, Gary Banuelos, Christopher M. Wallis, and Louise Ferguson

reactions and produce the same effect as an incompatible pollen. We addressed the following questions. First, does dust on the stigmatic surface reduce pollination and fruit set in pistachio? Second, do herbicide residues in the dust harm pollination and

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Hiroko Sato, Tadashi Takamizo, Tsutomu Shimizu, Kiyoshi Kawai, and Koichiro Kaku

, weed management is very important, and herbicide resistance can be used as an efficient tool to allow easier maintenance. Herbicide resistance in turfgrass facilitates control of weed species and contributes to reducing cost, labor, and the wastage of

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S. Alan Walters and Bryan G. Young

-scale implementation of NT practices for pumpkin production has been limited primarily due to the lack of available herbicides to control problematic broadleaf weeds ( Galloway and Weston, 1996 ; Rapp et al., 2004 ; Walters and Young, 2010 ; Walters et al., 2008

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Howard F. Harrison Jr., Chandrasekar S. Kousik, and Amnon Levi

Watermelon is grown on over 60,000 ha in the United States and is an important crop in many states. The herbicide clomazone ( Anonymous, 2005 ) is widely used in watermelon production in the United States, except California. It controls many

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Zane Raudenbush and Steven J. Keeley

( Mann, 1981 ). Many turf managers have achieved acceptable dandelion control using selective herbicides ( Christians, 2007 ; Gardner, 2009 ; Loughner and Nolting, 2010 ). Most products used for broadleaf weed control in turfgrass are combination

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Debalina Saha, S. Christopher Marble, Brian Pearson, Héctor Pérez, Gregory MacDonald, and D. Calvin Odero

Mulching is one of the most widely adopted and effective methods of weed control in landscape planting beds ( Chalker-Scott, 2007 ; Marble et al., 2015a ). Although mulch is an effective weed management tool, preemergence herbicides may be used in

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Lyn A. Gettys and William T. Haller

Aquatic herbicides are used to ensure navigable waters, to improve human health by limiting mosquito habitat, and to provide an environment that is suitable for wildlife and human uses. There are a limited number of herbicides labeled for aquatic

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Yuanshuo Qu, Ryan M. Daddio, Patrick E. McCullough, Stacy A. Bonos, and William A. Meyer

). Preemergence herbicides are used to control annual bluegrass in turfgrass management, but applications often do not provide satisfying results because of poor efficacy of the available chemistries, herbicide resistance, or the presence of perennial biotypes

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Matthew A. Cutulle, Gregory R. Armel, James T. Brosnan, Dean A. Kopsell, William E. Klingeman, Phillip C. Flanagan, Gregory K. Breeden, Jose J. Vargas, Rebecca Koepke-Hill, and Mark A. Halcomb

herbicides ( Case et al., 2005 ; Derr, 1994 ). To date, there are few POST herbicides registered for selective broadleaf control in ornamental plants. These herbicides do not provide broad-spectrum broadleaf weed control in ornamental production and/or are