Best practices for managing weeds in South Carolina fall broccoli production

Publication Date

Fall 9-18-2020

Publication Number

LGP 1092


The establishment of a broccoli industry in the South Carolina will meet the demands of consumers in the state who desire local produce. From a physiological perspective the best time to grow broccoli in South Carolina is the fall. However, during this time period weeds are actively competing with broccoli and can negatively impact yield and quality of the broccoli. Using a pre-plant herbicide coupled with a post-transplant cultivation significantly improves broccoli yield.

Publication Type

Short Communication


Land-Grant Press by Clemson Extension

Publisher City

Clemson, SC

Target Audiences

Growers, Extension agents

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