Methyl Bromide Alternatives
A methyl bromide alternative study in walnut is being conducted in Kings County in collaboration with Farm Advisor Bob Beede.
Shrestha, A., G.T. Browne, B.D. Lampinen, S.M. Schneider, L. Simon, and T.J. Trout. 2008. Perennial crop nurseries treated with methyl bromide and alternative fumigants: Effects on weed seed viability, weed densities, and time required for hand weeding. Weed Technol. 22: 267-274.
Shrestha, A., G.T. Browne, B.D.Lampinen, S.M. Schneider, and T.J. Trout. 2009. Weed community composition in tree fruit nurseries treated with methyl bromide and alternative fumigants. Int. J. Fruit Sci. 9: 78-91.