Frequently asked questions
A:Weed control is important in agriculture. Methods include hand cultivation with hoes, powered cultivation with cultivators, smothering with mulch, lethal wilting with high heat, burning, and chemical control with herbicides (weed killers).
A: General Methods of Weed Management Prevention. The most important factor in overall weed control is to prevent weeds from developing seed and perpetuating the weed problem. ...
- Cover Crops
- Soil Solarization
A:Weed control is vital to agriculture, because weeds decrease yields, increase production costs, interfere with harvest, and lower product quality. Weeds also impede irrigation water-flow, interfere with pesticide application, and harbour disease organisms.