Weed Management

Scouting for weeds in an organic field
  • Managing Canada Thistle in Organic Cropping Systems
  • Weed ‘Em and Reap
    This two-part weed management video is available at eXtension’s website. Part 1 showcases tools and reduced tillage strategies for organic weed management. Part 2 features researchers and farmers demonstrating and describing organic reduced tillage vegetable production systems in West Virgina, North Carolina, and Montana. Organic reduced tillage strategies control weeds, improve soil quality, provide beneficial insect habitat, and in some cases reduce pest damage.