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Evaluation of acetic acid based herbicides for use in broad-spectrum turfgrass and weed control 2001

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Project Leader: David Chinery, Cooperative Extension Educator, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County, 61 State Street, Troy, NY 12180

Cooperator: Dr. Leslie Weston, Associate Professor, Department of Horticulture, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Type of grant: Conventional pesticides

Project location(s): Nationally

Abstract: This project evaluated the broad-spectrum herbicidal activity of two new acetic acid type herbicides, three treatments of commercially-available acetic acid, one herbicidal soap (pelargonic acid) and one commercial herbicide used in a turfgrass or landscape renovation situation.