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Texas: Kaput Wild Hog Bait Manufacturer Withdraws State Label, Cites Suits

Texas: Kaput Wild Hog Bait Manufacturer Withdraws State Label, Cites Suits

👤Staff Report 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Scimetrics Ltd. Corp. has withdrawn its registration of Kaput Feral Hog Bait in the state of Texas, the Colorado-based company announced in a press release today. Scimetrics, which also specializes in rodent control, formulated Kaput around warfarin, the same active ingredient

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Weed Management: 32 Links To The Latest Info – AgFax Weed Solutions

Weed Management: 32 Links To The Latest Info – AgFax Weed Solutions

👤Staff Report 🕔Apr 23, 2017

Dealing with buffer strips, more tips on adopting new herbicide technology, with reports from the Midwest, South and Southwest.

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AgFax Weekend 4-24 Farm Income is Down, So is Bank Lending

AgFax Weekend 4-24 Farm Income is Down, So is Bank Lending

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Apr 21, 2017

In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Farm Income is Down, So is Bank Lending; First New U.S. Fertilizer Plant in 25 Years; and more.

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Diesel, Gas Prices Climb, Propane Stocks Over 40% Below Last Year

Diesel, Gas Prices Climb, Propane Stocks Over 40% Below Last Year

👤From the Energy Information Administration 🕔Apr 19, 2017

The U.S. average diesel fuel price rose two cents to $2.60 per gallon on April 17, 43 cents higher than a year ago. The West Coast and Midwest prices each increased two cents to $2.88 per gallon and $2.54 per

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AgFax Weekend: When 6 Ag Companies Become 4

AgFax Weekend: When 6 Ag Companies Become 4

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Apr 13, 2017

This week’s AgFax Weekend – When 6 Ag Companies Become 4; Equipment Partnerships – Get it in writing; and more.

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Rice: Horizon And BASF Ink Agreement To Bring Provisia System To Market

Rice: Horizon And BASF Ink Agreement To Bring Provisia System To Market

👤From a press release 🕔Apr 13, 2017

Horizon Ag and BASF have entered into a formal agreement to launch the Provisia Rice System, beginning in 2018. The system provides a new tool for postemergence control of a broad range of grass weeds, including ALS-resistant grasses, weedy rice

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Pennsylvania: Your Pesticide Applicator’s License Expired. Now What?

Pennsylvania: Your Pesticide Applicator’s License Expired. Now What?

👤By Dwane Miller, Pennsylvania State University 🕔Apr 12, 2017

April usually brings more than “April showers”.  It seems every year I receive calls from panicking pesticide applicators whose license has expired on March 31, and they have failed to meet their credit requirements to renew their license. The good

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Diesel, Gas Prices Climb, Propane Stocks Fall

Diesel, Gas Prices Climb, Propane Stocks Fall

👤From the Energy Information Administration 🕔Apr 12, 2017

The U.S. average diesel fuel price increased nearly three cents to $2.58 per gallon on April 10, 45 cents higher than a year ago. The Midwest and Gulf Coast prices each rose over three cents to $2.52 per gallon and

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Think Farmland Prices Are High? Try $70,000-Plus An Acre

Think Farmland Prices Are High? Try $70,000-Plus An Acre

👤From a press release 🕔Apr 11, 2017

One of the state of Hawaii’s largest commercial farms recently launched the state’s first true fee-simple agricultural community – Ohana Farm Parcels. Ownership is structured something like a condominium development. Buyers jointly own the land, just as they might jointly own

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Iowa: The Cost of Herbicide Resistance

Iowa: The Cost of Herbicide Resistance

👤By Bob Hartzler, Iowa State University 🕔Apr 11, 2017

The primary impact of herbicide resistance for most Iowa farmers has been an increase in expenditures for herbicides.

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