Resisting resistance – Herbicide trends with Dr. Brosnan

Resisting resistance – Herbicide trends with Dr. Brosnan


Today’s episode is brought to you by Dr. Jeff Atkinson and Dr. Raymond Snyder, as they discuss the science of turfgrass weeds with Dr. Jim Brosnan from the University of Tennessee.

More about Dr. Brosnan (as seen from his UT Bio)

Dr. Brosnan is an Associate Professor in the Plant Sciences Department at the University of Tennessee (UT) and leader of their new Weed Diagnostics Center​. His research focuses on effective and economical strategies for broadleaf and grassy weed control in various turfgrass systems, including golf courses, athletic fields, and residential landscapes. Recent research has focused on exploring the issue of herbicide resistant weeds in managed turfgrass. His Extension programs aim to provide education and diagnostic support to Tennessee’s $5.8 billion turfgrass industry.

Dr. Brosnan serves as an advisor to the Tennessee Turfgrass Association Board of Directors, and he is also actively involved in the Weed Science Society of AmericaSouthern Weed Science SocietyGolf Course Superintendents Association of America, and Sports Turf Managers Association

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