Field Day | Evaluation of Dismiss, Roundup & Salt for Weed Control in Seashore Paspalum

You are invited to a seminar/field day to see the results of 3-herbicide tests involving Dismiss, Roundup and salt on goosegrass, crabgrass, postrate spurge, creeping indigo, dollarweed, horseweed, nutsedge, and purslane in a seashore paspalum lawn. Although the results were inconsistent, you may still find the information useful and interesting. Date: March 28, 2013...

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What’s Up with Carrots?

By Glenn I. Teves, County Extension Agent, UH CTAHR When you think of an orange vegetable, carrots come to mind, but once upon a time the most common color of carrots wasn’t orange. It wasn’t until the 1500s that the Dutch stumbled upon an orange carrot and focused on developing more orange varieties.Believed to...

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Herbicide Field Day on Goosegrass Control

To: Golf Course & Landscape Industries From: Norman M. Nagata, Extension Agent A test was conducted at Waiehu Municipal Golf Course to evaluate the efficacy of several herbicide combinations with Roundup, Revolver, MSMA, and Sencor to control herbicide resistant goosegrass using 2 spray applications at 2 weeks apart. You are invited to a field...

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If Only Chocolate Grew on Trees

If Only Chocolate Grew on Trees …or does it? …By Fern Gavelek – Mmmmmm……chocolate! Many people consider it one of the major food groups. And with good reason—it not only tastes good, but makes you feel good while boasting health benefits. The botanical source of chocolate is cacao (pronounced ka-cow); the tree’s genus, Theobroma,...

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Herbicide Field Day on Goosegrass Control

To: Golf Course & Landscape Industries From: Norman M. Nagata, Extension Agent A test was conducted on November 9 at Waiehu Municipal Golf Course to evaluate the efficacy of several herbicide mixes used by superintendents and new combinations to control goosegrass. On November 22, another test was conducted to observe the effects on using...

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Announcing Two Risk Management Workshops

Farm Recordkeeping and Federal Crop Insurance and Disaster Assistance Programs for Maui Growers (repeat) Please RSVP by 3 days before the event to reserve your space with Robin at Kahului at 244-3242 x-231 or by email: ShimabukuR@ctahr.hawaii.edu Click Here to download the Record Keeping Crop InsuranceBrochure...

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