Dr. Michael Flessner
Assistant Professor and Weed Extension Specialist
Research Project: New Herbicide Technologies for Use in Forage Crops and Pastures.
Research Project: Characterizing Herbicide Resistance in Common Lambsquarters.
Research Project: Cover crops for weed suppression.
Research Project: Evaluating chaff lining for feasiblity and weed control in wheat and soybeans.
Thesis: Control and Fecundity of Palmer Amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri) and Common Ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia) from Soybean Herbicides Applied at Various Growth and Development Stages
Dissertation: Evaluation of Integrated Weed Management Techniques and their Nuances in Virginia Crop Production
Thesis: Herbicide Carrryover to Cover Crops and Evaluation of Cover Crops for Annual Weed Control in Corn and Soybeans
Thesis: High Residue Cover Crops for Annual Weed Suppression in Corn and Soybean Production and Potential for Hairy Vetch (Vicia villosa) to be Weedy
Thesis: Harvest Weed Seed Control: An Integrated Weed Management Strategy for Organic and Conventional Production Systems
Thesis: Characterization and Management of Acetolactate Synthase Inhibiting Herbicide Resistant Mouse-Ear Cress (Arabidopsis thaliana) in Winter Wheat