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Chemical Control of Cleavers/Catchweed Bedstraw (5/18/17)

Last week an article was included in the Crop & Pest Report identifying cleavers or catchweed bedstraw as an emerging weed in the state.

Chemical Control of Cleavers/Catchweed Bedstraw

Last week an article was included in the Crop & Pest Report identifying cleavers or catchweed bedstraw as an emerging weed in the state. Some herbicides were listed as having activity on this weed.

Canadian Weed Guide sources also lists the following herbicides to give excellent control:

quinclorac, fluroxypur, florasulam, glyphosate, and 1:1 mixture of Raptor:Pursuit.

Rich Zollinger

Extension Weed Specialist

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