Neal, Joe C

Horticultural Science
joe_neal@ncsu.edu
919-805-1707
919-515-7747 fax
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Extension and research responsibilities for weed management in nursery crops, Christmas tree production, and landscape plantings. Research interests include: herbicide safety and efficacy in woody and herbaceous perennial plant production and maintenance, optimizing herbicide use patterns for effective weed control and environmental stewardship, ecology of weeds in soilless media and urban landscapes, integrated weed and ground cover management systems, and alternatives to traditional herbicides including plant pathogens for biological control of weeds.
 
Expertise:
  Weed Science
Country(s) of experience:
  Australia | Canada |
Type(s) of International Experience:
  Researcher in an international project | Extension provider in an international project | Speaker at an international conference | Visiting faculty | Advisor for international students | Host for international faculty
Sabbaticals:
  Sabbatical - Australia
Year: 2003
Country: Australia

Projects:
  Weed Management in Woody Cut Flowers
01/01/2010 - 01/01/2010
Funding Agency/Sponsor:
Institutional Partner: University of Queensland, Australia
  Biological control of broadleaf weeds in turfgrass with Phoma macrostoma
01/01/2010 - 01/01/2010
Funding Agency/Sponsor:
Institutional Partner: Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)
  US evaluations of Sarritor for control of broadleaf weeds in turf
01/01/2010 - 01/01/2010
Funding Agency/Sponsor:
Institutional Partner: McGill University, Canada