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Summer weed control boosts stored soil moisture

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Summer weed control boosts stored soil moisture.. "Now we look to control summer weeds and are conscious of getting on top of it early over the summer," says Stuart, who runs a 2000-hectare mixed farm at Narembeen in the central wheatbelt with his father Alan... PAA technology development manager Frank D'Emden says results suggested that controlling weeds by applying glyphosate between December and February had an impact on stored soil moisture and consequent yield in 2013 on a range of soil types at seven locations across the eastern wheatbelt...