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Thistle Control in Pastures

Thistle that has began to bolt. Photo credit: Jay Ferrell This is a time when most people are not thinking about pasture maintenance, but right now is when thistles are the most susceptible to control efforts. In January/February, most thistles are still in the rosette stage (a small ring of leaves on top of the …

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Time for Thistle Control in Pastures

Time for Thistle Control in Pastures Libbie Johnson, UF IFAS Escambia County Extension Most people do not scout pastures for weeds at this time of year, but this is prime time for thistles to start growing. The good news is the earlier you identify this weed and treat it, the better your control will be. …

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Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2012/12/07/time-for-thistle-control-in-pastures/