This resource is targeted at professionals who work with herbicides. It may also prove valuable to producers who have an interest in the technical aspects of herbicides. Topics covered include:

  • how herbicides enter and move in the plant
  • how herbicides break down in the plant and soil
  • how plants develop resistance to herbicides
  • how herbicides can best be transferred from the sprayer to the target

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View or download How Herbicides Work: Biology to Application.

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