Managing weed resistance continues to be one of the biggest challenges farmers across the country face every growing season.
Padma Commuri, head of R&D in North America for BASF Agricultural Solutions says producers should work with local extension experts, agronomists, or weed control experts to develop a program that works for their operations. “Getting the information about the latest resistance in the area, any new products available for their crop and their region,” she says. “And to be able to effectively combat weeds with the right combination of herbicides and including in a multiple modes of action.”
She tells Brownfield that regionality matters when it comes to managing resistance.