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Friday, December 6 • 9:00am - 9:50am
CREEP STOP - Status of Canada Thistle/Field Bindweed Project and What We've Learned During the First Year

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This is a summary of year 1 activities and preliminary results from the field research, with a focus on Montana but also including Washington and North Dakota data of interest. The presentation is a project that is a direct response to requests from MOA members (and organic farmers elsewhere) to develop control strategies focused on Canada thistle and field bindweed.  All work is done in organic environments.

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Patrick Carr

Superintendent/Associate Professor of Cropping Systems, Central Agriculture Research Center - MSU
Superintendent and Associate Professor, Ph.D.Ph.D. 1989, Crop and Soil Science, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT. M.S. 1986, Technology and Human Affairs, Washington University, St. Louis, MO. 1984 M.S. 1984, Natural Resources, Ball State University, Muncie, IN. B.S. 1982, Biology... Read More →


Jess Alger

Farmer/Rancher, Alger Ranch
MOA Board MemberJess Alger graduated from MSU in 1971 with a B.S. degree in Animal Science. He returned to the Alger family ranch near Stanford where he worked for his Dad until 1981, after which he bought the place. He first certified his cropland in 2000 and his cattle were certified... Read More →

Friday December 6, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am MST
Summit Room Right

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