Sugar Beet Fields

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Sugar Beet - Genetic Modification - Weed Control
... ability to effectively and efficiently control weeds in glyphosate-resistant sugar beet is one of the many reasons why glyphosate-resistant sugar beet has been widely adopted in the United States ... Elimination of weeds is important in sugar beet fields because they compete with the crop for water, nutrients and light ... After planting sugar beet seed, weeds emerge in fields and growers apply glyphosate to control them ...

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