Weeds influence vegetable insect pest management
from Growing Produce
Leafy vegetable and melon production in the desert Southwest requires effective weed management for all the obvious reasons. It's also essential for another important, but often overlooked, reason. Several common weed species can serve as host plants for many important insect pests. And when weeds are not controlled in the field, they can be an impediment to insect control.
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