Department of Plant and Soil Sciences

Weed Science



Lexington KY (May 4, 2011) new publication: Wet conditions and Corn - (pdf)

Lexington KY (March 8, 2011) two new publications: Managing Marestail in Soybeans - (pdf) and FactorsThat Effect Ryegrass Control - (pdf)

Lexington KY (March 7, 2011) new publication: Tall Fescue Control in Corn - (pdf)

Quick Links

Graduate Program

AGR-6 Chemical Control of Weeds for Kentucky Grain Crops

Welcome to the Weed Science Home Page!

Welcome to our home page! Weed Science is a multi-unit group in a diverse department: Plant and Soil Sciences, part of the College of Agriculture at the University of Kentucky. Listed below you will see links to secondary pages and brief descriptions of their content.

Weed Management Publications

Weed management information organized by commodity and environment.

Graduate Programs

Investigate our philosophy, degree programs, options and requirements.


Areas of emphasis include weed control in grain crops, grass pastures, legume forages; invasive weed control in non-crop sites; herbicide selectivity, resistance, and mode of action; and herbicide interactions in soil.


Meet the Weed Science Group and learn about them and their areas of specialization.

Questions/Comments? | ©2007 University of Kentucky | Last updated: March 8, 2011