Sponsored http://tdworld.com/taxonomy/term/7401/more en Toadflax: Weeds in Disguise http://tdworld.com/sponsored/toadflax-weeds-disguise <div class="field-byline"> DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Attractive plants that were probably introduced from Europe as ornamentals, Dalmatian and yellow toadflax are aggressive invasive species known to crowd out desirable plants along roadways, railroad tracks and other transportation avenues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/toadflax-weeds-disguise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/toadflax-weeds-disguise#comments Sponsored Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:18:00 +0000 51311 at http://tdworld.com Why Control Weeds and Brush? http://tdworld.com/sponsored/why-control-weeds-and-brush <div class="field-byline"> DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Decades ago, humans relied on animals to control vegetation. Vegetation management has come a long way since then. Today, effective and low-cost weed and brush control can easily be obtained with the innovation of herbicides.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/why-control-weeds-and-brush" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/why-control-weeds-and-brush#comments Sponsored Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:08:00 +0000 51301 at http://tdworld.com Storm-Hardened IVM http://tdworld.com/sponsored/storm-hardened-ivm <div class="field-byline"> By Nelsen Money </div> <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by DuPont </div> <div class="node-body article-body">We have seen a marked increase in weather-based events that adversely impact the ability of utilities to deliver power to their customers. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Marketing </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/storm-hardened-ivm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/storm-hardened-ivm#comments Sponsored Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:57:00 +0000 49931 at http://tdworld.com Herbicide Application Checklist: Know Your Target, Know Your Equipment http://tdworld.com/sponsored/herbicide-application-checklist-know-your-target-know-your-equipment <div class="field-byline"> By DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Proper stewardship of nonagricultural-use herbicides during brush and weed control applications is necessary for the long-term viability of herbicide programs in the vegetation management industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/herbicide-application-checklist-know-your-target-know-your-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/herbicide-application-checklist-know-your-target-know-your-equipment#comments Sponsored Fri, 06 Jun 2014 17:09:00 +0000 49871 at http://tdworld.com IVM versus Mechanical Control: Reducing Costs and Outages http://tdworld.com/sponsored/ivm-versus-mechanical-control-reducing-costs-and-outages <div class="node-body article-body">Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation (CECC) sees right of way vegetation management as a way to assure reliable electrical service and reduce costs.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/ivm-versus-mechanical-control-reducing-costs-and-outages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/ivm-versus-mechanical-control-reducing-costs-and-outages#comments Sponsored Mon, 05 May 2014 16:44:00 +0000 47411 at http://tdworld.com <p>An integrated vegetation management program can help save time and money compared to mechanical-only vegetation control</p> Control Brush Right the First Time http://tdworld.com/sponsored/control-brush-right-first-time <div class="field-byline"> By DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Retreatment of missed brush or resprouts is time-consuming and expensive. Missed brush can also mean site safety is compromised. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/control-brush-right-first-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/control-brush-right-first-time#comments Community & Environment Sponsored Mon, 28 Apr 2014 16:28:00 +0000 47401 at http://tdworld.com <p>Effective vegetation management means fewer trips to control resprouts and reliable energy transmission.</p> Stop Mesquite Resprouts http://tdworld.com/sponsored/stop-mesquite-resprouts <div class="field-byline"> By DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Mesquite outcompetes desirable grasses for water, nutrients and sunlight.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/stop-mesquite-resprouts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/stop-mesquite-resprouts#comments Sponsored Vegetation Management Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:17:00 +0000 47391 at http://tdworld.com Image courtesy of Clint Rollins, NRCS/RMS Halt Russian Thistle http://tdworld.com/sponsored/halt-russian-thistle <div class="field-byline"> By DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tumbleweed" target="_blank">Russian thistle &ndash; or tumbleweed</a> &ndash; rides fall and winter winds across fields and roadways, causing driving hazards for motorists and accumulating along tree rows, fencelines and other structures.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/halt-russian-thistle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/halt-russian-thistle#comments Sponsored Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:37:00 +0000 43021 at http://tdworld.com Halt Russian Thistle, Tumbleweed Fine-Tune Tough Weed Control http://tdworld.com/sponsored/fine-tune-tough-weed-control <div class="field-byline"> DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Keeping power flowing at utility sites and maintaining infrastructure around oil and natural gas sites is always a challenge for vegetation management crews</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/fine-tune-tough-weed-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/fine-tune-tough-weed-control#comments Sponsored Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:04:00 +0000 42621 at http://tdworld.com Benefits of Strategic Herbicide Use for Lasting Brush Control http://tdworld.com/sponsored/benefits-strategic-herbicide-use-lasting-brush-control <div class="field-byline"> DuPont Land Management </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>While mechanical methods of brush control may deliver quick results, land managers who conduct a cost-benefit analysis of mechanical control have found that incorporating herbicide applications into an integrated vegetation management (IVM) program can pay dividends with effective, long-term brush control. Spending less time controlling vegetation can lead to fuel and labor cost savings, and frees crews to complete other vital maintenance projects.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://tdworld.com/sponsored/benefits-strategic-herbicide-use-lasting-brush-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://tdworld.com/sponsored/benefits-strategic-herbicide-use-lasting-brush-control#comments Sponsored Fri, 27 Dec 2013 16:35:00 +0000 39521 at http://tdworld.com DuPont