UK Weed Science 2019 Palmer Amaranth Field Day

The University of Kentucky Weed Science program will be hosting a field day in Fulton County, Kentucky with a focus on the management of Palmer amaranth.  The field day will be held on July 16, 2019 from 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM across the road from Major Brothers Shop on 5305 State Hwy 94 W, Hickman, KY 42050.

The field day will feature research plots highlighting current and future herbicide tolerant soybean technologies for management of Palmer amaranth.  Results of Palmer amaranth and waterhemp research being conducted across the state will also be presented, along with research updates from University of Kentucky Weed Science graduate students.

This event is being supported by the United Soybean Board and the Take Action on Herbicide Resistant Weeds program.  Research results presented at the field day are supported by the Kentucky Soybean Board.

PAT credits have been requested.

You may contact Ben Rudy ( (270-236-2351) or Travis Legleiter ( (270-365-7541 ext: 218) for further information.


By Travis Legleiter, Extension Weed Specialist


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