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Aggressive Palmer amaranth found in northern Indiana corn and soy fields

Populations of the fast-spreading Palmer amaranth weed have been confirmed in five counties in northwestern Indiana, a Purdue Extension weed specialist says. At least 50 corn and soybean fields of Jasper, Newton, Pulaski, LaPorte and Cass counties have verified infestations. Palmer amaranth is a green, flowering plant that has caused widespread damage in cotton production […] Read more