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About Matt Sousek

Matt Sousek, research manager, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, can be reached at

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Controlling annual bluegrass where the buffalo roam Posted on 09 Nov 2017 in the Research categories.

Annual bluegrass (Poa annua L.) control has been thoroughly researched in cool-season turf east of the Mississippi River, but little research has been done in the northern Great Plains. Growing Read more»

Controlling smooth bromegrass in cool-season turf Posted on 18 Feb 2016 in the Research categories.

Smooth bromegrass (Bromus inermis) is a difficult-to-control perennial grass in cool-season turf. There currently are no ways to selectively control smooth bromegrass, so superintendents often use non-selective herbicides such as Read more»

Annual bluegrass control on greens Posted on 04 Dec 2015 in the Research categories.

Annual bluegrass (Poa annua L.) is probably the most troublesome weed on golf courses worldwide. In fairway-height turf, the growth regulators paclobutrazol (Trimmit), TGR (Paclobutrazol) or flurprimidol (Cutless) can be Read more»