Weed control

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Weed control is the botanical component of pest control, which attempts to stop weeds, especially noxious or injurious weeds, from competing with desired flora and fauna, this includes domesticated plants and livestock, and in natural settings, it includes stopping non local species competing with native, local, species, especially so in reserves and heritage areas.wikipedia
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Mulch

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Methods include hand cultivation with hoes, powered cultivation with cultivators, smothering with mulch, lethal wilting with high heat, burning, and chemical attack with herbicides (weed killers).
Reasons for applying mulch include conservation of soil moisture, improving fertility and health of the soil, reducing weed growth and enhancing the visual appeal of the area.

Hoe (tool)

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Methods include hand cultivation with hoes, powered cultivation with cultivators, smothering with mulch, lethal wilting with high heat, burning, and chemical attack with herbicides (weed killers). Another manual technique is the ‘stale seed bed’, which involves cultivating the soil, then leaving it fallow for a week or so. When the initial weeds sprout, the grower lightly hoes them away before planting the desired crop.
A hoe is an ancient and versatile agricultural and horticultural hand tool used to shape soil, remove weeds, clear soil, and harvest root crops.

Weed

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Weed control is the botanical component of pest control, which attempts to stop weeds, especially noxious or injurious weeds, from competing with desired flora and fauna, this includes domesticated plants and livestock, and in natural settings, it includes stopping non local species competing with native, local, species, especially so in reserves and heritage areas.
Weed control is important in agriculture.

Cultivator

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Methods include hand cultivation with hoes, powered cultivation with cultivators, smothering with mulch, lethal wilting with high heat, burning, and chemical attack with herbicides (weed killers).
Cultivator teeth work near the surface, usually for weed control, whereas chisel plow shanks work deep beneath the surface, breaking up hardpan.

Mechanical weed control

Mechanical weed control
Mechanical, or manual, weed control techniques manage weed populations through physical methods that remove, injure, kill, or make the growing conditions unfavorable.

Stale seed bed

False seedbed
Another manual technique is the ‘stale seed bed’, which involves cultivating the soil, then leaving it fallow for a week or so. When the initial weeds sprout, the grower lightly hoes them away before planting the desired crop.
The early seedbed is used a weed control technique.

Herbicide

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Methods include hand cultivation with hoes, powered cultivation with cultivators, smothering with mulch, lethal wilting with high heat, burning, and chemical attack with herbicides (weed killers).
Weed control

Bioherbicide

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A biological weed control regiment can consist of biological control agents, bioherbicides, use of grazing animals, and protection of natural predators.
Bioherbicides consist of phytotoxins, pathogens, and other microbes used as biological weed control.

Pesticide application

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Pesticide application
Weed control

Lawn

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Common characteristics of a lawn are that it is composed only of grass species, it is subject to weed and pest control, it is subject to practices aimed at maintaining its green color (e.g., watering), and it is regularly mowed to ensure an acceptable length, although these characteristics are not binding as a definition.

Rice

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While flooding is not mandatory for the cultivation of rice, all other methods of irrigation require higher effort in weed and pest control during growth periods and a different approach for fertilizing the soil.

World Naked Gardening Day

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According to NBC's Today News, WNGD "has become an annual tradition that celebrates weeding, planting flowers and trimming hedges in the buff. While it's linked to a movement of nudists who promote wholesome and unashamed acceptance of the human body, the day is meant to be funny, lighthearted and non-political, founders say."

List of goose breeds

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Of lesser commercial importance is goose breeding for eggs, schmaltz, or for the fattened liver (foie gras). A few specialized breeds have been created for the main purpose of weed control (e.g. the Cotton Patch Goose), or as guard animals and (in former times) for goose fights (e.g., the Steinbach Fighting Goose and Tula Fighting Goose).

Folk music

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It reduced the boredom of repetitive tasks, it kept the rhythm during synchronized pushes and pulls, and it set the pace of many activities such as planting, weeding, reaping, threshing, weaving, and milling.

Agricultural robot

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Emerging applications of robots or drones in agriculture include weed control, cloud seeding, planting seeds, harvesting, environmental monitoring and soil analysis.

Bella ciao

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The work of monda (weeding) was widespread in northern Italy in that era.

Kirpi

The kirpi is a small traditional hand weeding tool.

Khurpa

A khurpa is a short handled cutting tool with a flat blade used for digging soil and weeding in small gardens or vegetable farms.

Cotton Patch goose

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It is so named because it traditionally was used to weed fields of cotton, corn, and other crops.

Xeriscaping

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Reduce Maintenance: Aside from occasional weeding and mulching Xeriscaping requires far less time and effort to maintain.

Upside-down gardening

Upside-down gardening is a hanging vegetable garden being the suspension of soil and seedlings of a kitchen garden to stop pests and blight, and eliminate the typical gardening tasks of tilling, weeding, and staking plants.

Outline of forestry

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Weeding – removal or reduction of herbaceous or woody species around seedlings

Grass Stitcher

Common goals include weed control by agitating the surface of the soil, loosening the soil, and preparing it prior to spreading grass seed.

Economy of ancient Tamil country

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Farmers believed that ploughing, manuring, weeding, irrigation and the protection of crops must be done according to a specific method in order to obtain a good yield.

Outline of organic gardening and farming

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Weed control techniques (see also 'weeds' below)