QUIZ – Weed ID

While scouting for emergence issues, check on the weed situation. For this quick quiz, identify the three weeds and guess what they have in common.

1. What is this weed?

2. What is this weed?

3. This invasive species, also known as cheatgrass, will often take over areas where native pasture has been disturbed by overgrazing, fire or cultivation. It does not make good cattle feed, and burns extremely quickly when mature. What is it?

4. What do the three weeds identified in questions 1, 2 and 3 have in common?