Foundation Courses

Introduction to weeds in container nurseries


Description
This course will provide an introduction to the effective management of weed in container nurseries.
Content
  • Section 1- Introduction
  • Introduction
  • Section 2 - Understanding nursery weeds
  • Understanding Nursery Weeds - Why worry about weeds?
  • Understanding Nursery Weeds - Weed Biology
  • Section 3 - Managing weeds in a nursery
  • Managing weeds in a nursery
  • Weed management
  • Integrated weed managment
  • Prevention Practices and Weed Sources
  • Cultural Controls
  • Physical Controls
  • Chemical Controls
  • Section 4 - Common nursery weeds
  • Common Container Nursery Weed Examples
  • Further resources
  • Section 5 - Test and Survey
  • Introduction to weeds in container nurseries
  • Survey - Weeds in Container Nursery Production
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever