GOT WEEDS? | Weed Management for Sustainable Agriculture| June 2014
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JSS Advantage | June 2014
Johnny's Selected Seeds
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Weed Management
Weed Management
Written by Eric Gallandt, PhD, Weed Ecologist, University of Maine

In sustainable agriculture systems, a comprehensive weed management strategy involves a deliberate, two-pronged approach:

  • Reduce the existing weed seedling density and the weed seedbank.
  • Block additional weed seeds from gaining a toehold.

Effecting the first of these can be the more time- and labor-intensive, but when implemented in tandem the two phases work together to maximal effect.

Part 1.

Reduce Weed Seedling Density:
Weeding & Seedbank Management »

Part 2.

Prevent Weed Establishment—Mulching »

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Got Weeds?
Got Weeds

Each season, you probably have to deal with both annual and perennial weeds, so you need different strategies and tools. Here are some pointers for getting ahead of weeds.
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Blog Post: Long-Handled Weeding Tools
Long-Handled Tools

Johnny's offers a number of weeding tools each with their own unique application. Using the right tool for the right job not only makes the work faster and more efficient, but the ergonomic advantages they sometimes offer can even make the work somewhat enjoyable.
Skeptical? Blog Post: Long-Handled Weeding Tools »

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Photos from the Field
Weeding at Provider Farm

"The sun is shinning and the weeds are dying!"

Photo by: Provider Farm, South-Eastern Connecticut.

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June Issue...
Weed Management »
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Long-Handled Tools »
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Old Tools in Your Shed?
ENTER TO WIN
WITH JOHNNY'S!
Tools GiveAway
EMAIL CONTEST »

Spring is finally here and so are the weeds! Fight back with some of our fast, efficient, back-saving weeding tools. We're giving away an exclusive Weeding Prize Package, including a Standard Collinear Hoe, Wire Weeder, and Tub Trug.

As an added bonus, every person who "shares" this Facebook status will ALSO be entered to win a 2nd prize - a Stirrup Hoe! To enter to win the prize package, simply sign up to receive our emails on the 'Email Contest' tab above, here on our Facebook page! Already actively receiving Johnny's emails? Then you're already entered! Don't forget to "share" this status to be considered for the Stirrup Hoe as well! We will draw winners for both prizes on Monday, June 16th.

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