Department of Plant and Soil Sciences

Weed Science - Research



One of our primary activities is research.  We continue to study weed control for Grain Crops, Pasture, Forage, and Non-Crop land managers. This research is targeted for the production systems, environment, and climate of Kentucky.

Recent and Current Research Areas

Grain Crop Weed Control

Pasture and Forages

Non-Crop and Invasive


Herbicide Selectivity, Resistance, and Mode of Action

Herbicide and Soil Interactions

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