Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Pratap Devkota

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Area Low Desert Weed Science Advsior
UC Cooperative Extension - Imperial County
1050 East Holton Road
Holtville, CA 92250-9615
(442) 265-7708
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Also in:
Riverside County

Education

Ph.D Weed Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette. 2016
M.S. Weed Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. 2012
B.S. Agriculture Science, Tribhuvan University, Nepal. 2009

Awards

Specialty

* Weed Management * Herbicide spray water quality * Soil fumigation

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Bibliography

Peer Reviewed

  • Devkota, Pratap; Johnson, William G (2016). "Effect of carrier water hardness and ammonium sulfate on efficacy of 2,4-D choline and premixed 2,4-D choline plus glyphosate." Weed Technology 30: 878-887.
  • Devkota, Pratap; Johnson, William G (2016). "Glufosinate efficacy as influenced by carrier water pH, hardness, foliar fertilizer, and ammonium sulfate." Weed Technology 30: 848-859.
  • Devkota, Pratap; Spaunhorst, Doug J; Johnson, William G (2016). "Influence of carrier water pH, hardness, foliar fertilizer, and ammonium sulfate on mesotrione efficacy." Weed Technology 30: 617-628.
  • Devkota, Pratap; Whitford, Fred; Johnson, William G (2016). "Influence of spray solution temperature and holding duration on weed control with premixed glyphosate and dicamba formulation." Weed Technology 30: 116-122.
  • Devkota, Pratap; Whitford, Fred; Johnson, William G; Young, Brian; Legleiter, Travis; Smith, Keith L (2016). Water temperature and herbicide performance. Purdue Extension. PPP-112: 8.
  • Devkota, Pratap; Norsworthy, Jason K; Rainey, Ronald (2015). "Efficacy and economics of herbicide programs compared to methyl bromide for weed control in polyethylene-mulched bell Pepper." Weed Technology 29: 284-297.
  • Devkota, Pratap; Norsworthy, Jason K (2014). "Allyl isothiocyanate and metham sodium as methyl bromide alternatives for weed control in plasticulture tomato." Weed Technology 28: 377-384.
  • Devkota, Pratap; Norsworthy, Jason K; Rainey, Ronald (2013). "Comparison of allyl isothiocyanate and metam sodium with methyl bromide for weed control in polyethylene-mulched bell pepper." Weed Technology 27: 468-474.
  • Devkota, Pratap; Norsworthy, Jason K; Rainey, Ronald (2013). "Efficacy and economics of herbicide programs compared to methyl bromide for weed control in polyethylene-mulched tomato." Weed Technology 27: 580-589.

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