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‘Underground Gardening’ by Earthworms is Spreading one of the Nation’s Most Irritating Weeds

Scientists have discovered that “underground gardening” by earthworms is contributing to the spread of giant ragweed, a plant that causes sneezes and sniffles and is one of the nation’s most irritating weeds. more »

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Midwest Flooding Leads to Bumper Crop of Weeds

The 2008 floods were devastating to the Midwest (with an estimated $3 billion loss of crops in Iowa alone). A major issue for agriculture was the long-term unfavorable weather throughout the spring, which created problems for crop planting, crop growth … more »

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