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2014-05-15 23:07:30

An article in the current issue of Weed Technology presents results of field tests to determine the most effective timing of residual herbicides for control of glyphosate-resistant Italian ryegrass. The researchers found that an effective management program for glyphosate-resistant Italian ryegrass starts with the application of herbicide prior to emergence, between mid-October and mid-November. Lawrence, Kansas (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 Italian ryegrass has shown resistance to five different...

2013-04-25 19:48:11

A collaboration of plant and soil scientists from across the UK has shown a grass hybrid species could help reduce the impact of flooding. The BBSRC-funded scientists, from Rothamsted Research, the James Hutton Institute, Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) at Aberystwyth University, Lancaster University and the University of Nottingham, used a hybridized species of grass called perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne) with a closely related species called meadow...

2009-11-04 14:40:22

'Thermal Blue' and 'Dura Blue' hybrids put to the test The transition zone can be one of the most challenging places to maintain high-quality turfgrass; changeable growing conditions in these regions often prove too hot for some grasses and too cold for others. Finding turfgrass that thrives in these challenging environments can be perplexing for turf management professionals and homeowners alike. Now, an answer to this growing dilemma may be found in new breeds of hybrid bluegrasses. Bred...


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glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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