Ways to Reduce Herbicide Use

  • Know which weeds (under what circumstances) actually constitute threats.
  • Know each herbicide’s target species and appropriate application schedule.
  • Know the latest, most accurate herbicide application technology.
  • Work with adjacent landowners to eliminate disturbances that cause weeds.
  • Hire conservation-minded operators for county spray crews.
  • Resists outside pressure to do more spraying.