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Invasive Weed Treatment near Moab, UT

Invasive Weed Treatment near Moab, UT | Garry Rogers | Scoop.it
Last month the CSR Team, in conjunction with the Utah Fish and Wildlife and Utah State University, completed a Russian Knapweed (Rhaponticum repens) herbicide treatment project just outside of Moab...
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Herbicides often do more than just kill the target weed.  Though herbicides are cheaper, mechanical treatments are sometimes necessary to save biological soil crusts and to protect water quality.

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