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Use of Sulfometuron in Hybrid Poplar Energy Plantations

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Year Published

1995

Publication

Research Note NC-366. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

Abstract

Reports that low rates of sulfometuron, 70 grams per hactare (1 ounce product or 0.75 ounces active ingredient per acre), applied when hybrid poplars are completely dormant, can provide season-long weed control and increase hybrid poplar growth. If plantation access is not possible before growth activity begins in the spring, late fall application of this herbicide may be best.

Citation

Netzer, Daniel A. 1995. Use of Sulfometuron in Hybrid Poplar Energy Plantations. Research Note NC-366. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station https://doi.org/10.2737/NC-RN-366.

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