"You crack me up with this....I can almost close my eyes and see 500 illegals picking through a field of weeds to sprinkle over some salad....Food has got to be pretty limited where you are....and here I am thinking our drought is bad...good luck…"
"Matt, sounds like you may have some resistance issues. Here's some suggestions:
1. alternate chemical modes of action from year to year
2. apply a pre-emerge herbicide
3. don't forget about tillage. if you…"
"Why not give up on the beans and grow wild amaranth!?
In Kerala India spinach isn't available so greens used in cooking are amaranth leaves. Big bunches are sold by the roadside - both the red and green leaves. Amaranth seeds are…"
"You could try to find a market for it. It is edible.
I found the following in a quick search of edible plant databases for all amaranthus species like waterhemp/marestail:
Young leaves - raw or cooked as a spinach. A mild flavour, it is…"