Developing an Educational Program on Preventing Noxious Weed Invasion on Farms and Ranches in Nevada and Utah

Project Overview

Project Type: Professional Development Program
Funds awarded in 2008: $51,878.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2011
Region: Western
State: Nevada
Principal Investigator:
Jason Davison
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Earl Creech
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
Dr. Earl Creech
Utah State University

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: barley, corn, oats, safflower, wheat, grass (misc. perennial), hay
  • Animals: bovine, goats, sheep
  • Animal Products: dairy


  • Animal Production: preventive practices, feed/forage
  • Education and Training: extension
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning
  • Pest Management: eradication, field monitoring/scouting, integrated pest management, prevention, sanitation, weed ecology
  • Production Systems: holistic management
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