Invasive Plants / Weeds

Invasive Plants and weeds compete with native plants and crops for resources. They also can harbor pests that can transmit diseases. New Mexico Agricultural Experiment Station researchers are investigating how to manage crops or natural systems to control weeds.

Title Principal Investigator Funding Source
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Weed Control in Crop and Non-Crop Areas in Northwestern New Mexico Richard Arnold Federal (Hatch) and State Appropriations
Integrated Weed Management in New Mexico Cropping Systems Jamshid Ashigh Federal (Hatch) and State Appropriations
A Hierarchical, Geospatial Approach to Mitigate Shrub Invasion in the Southwestern United States Brandon Bestelmeyer USDA Competitive Grant
Weed Management as Part of Integrated Pest Management for New Mexico Crops Jill Schroeder Federal (Hatch) and State Appropriations

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