CS053 -- Syllabus for Landscape Weed Management Section

Fall 2010

 

Instructor: Dr. Joseph C. Neal

Office: 262 Kilgore Hall

Email: joe_neal@ncsu.edu

Office Hours: Monday Friday, 8 am 5 pm, by appointment only.

Contact Dr. Neal via email for an appointment

 

Date

Topic

Link to lecture outline

Link to PP presentation

OCT 11

Landscape Weed Management Overview Principles, Site assessment, Types of landscape plantings and weed management options for each.

Outline and

Reading assignment

Presentation

and

Handout

OCT 13

Landscape Weed Management Overview continued: Weed management options cont., site preparation

Outline

Presentation

and

Handout

OCT 18

Fumigation, Steam Pasteurization and Solarization

Outline

Presentation

and

Handout

OCT 20

Preemergence weed control I: Mul ches

Outline

Presentation

and

Handout

OCT 25

Preemergence weed control II: Preemergence herbicides

Outline

Presentation

and

Handout

OCT 27

Preemergence weed control III: Preemergence herbicides continued.; and how to use available resources AG427

Outline

Presentation

and

Handout

NOV 1

EXAM

Old exam 1

Old exam 2

 

NOV 3

Postemergence weed control I: Selective grass control

Outline

Presentation

and

Handout

NOV 8

Return and Review Exam

 

 

NOV 8

Postemergence weed control II: Selective broadleaf weed control

Outline

Presentation

and

Handout

NOV 10

Postemergence weed control III: Non-selective herbicides

Outline

Presentation

and

Handout

NOV 15

Calibration and application uniformity

Outline and problem set

Presentation

NOV 17

Controlling hard to kill weeds Part I: sedges in landscape plantings

Outline

Presentation

and

Handout

NOV 22

Controlling hard to kill plants Part II

see above

see above

NOV 24

NO CLASS

 

 

NOV 29

Controlling hard to kill weeds cont.

Study Questions

Same as above

Dec 1

LAST CLASS -- finish hard to kill weeds and Review

Old Exam

2007 Final

 

2007 Final with answers

FINAL EXAM: Friday, December 10, 8 AM.