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Dicamba Application: 3 Key Phrases You Need to Know – DTN

Dicamba Application: 3 Key Phrases You Need to Know – DTN

👤By Emily Unglesbee, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Feb 23, 2017

Applicators face complex and sometimes ambiguous buffer requirements for the newly labeled dicamba herbicides this year. The labels for Monsanto’s XtendiMax, BASF’s Engenia and DuPont Pioneer’s FeXapan put all the responsibility for following buffer requirements and avoiding off-target drift on

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DTN Grain Open: Modest Early Losses

DTN Grain Open: Modest Early Losses

👤By Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Feb 23, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: May corn was fractionally lower, May soybeans were 3 cents lower, and July Kansas City wheat was fractionally lower. CME Globex Recap: Major grain markets were all showing losses early Thursday morning, led once again by

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Illinois Soybeans: Pre-Plant Nitrogen Applications Can Help Boost Yields

Illinois Soybeans: Pre-Plant Nitrogen Applications Can Help Boost Yields

👤By Dan Davidson, Illinois Soybean Association 🕔Feb 22, 2017

Soybeans require nitrogen and lots of it because it’s a protein crop and proteins contain 16% nitrogen. For decades we have relied on the soybean plant’s ability as a legume to fix its own nitrogen. And it can fix a

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Indiana Soybeans: Approved Dicamba Herbicide Guide Available

Indiana Soybeans: Approved Dicamba Herbicide Guide Available

👤By Mikaela Wieland, Purdue University 🕔Feb 22, 2017

The Office of Indiana State Chemist (OISC) has published a set of guidelines for soybean farmers who are considering the use of newly approved dicamba-based herbicide products. Last year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency registered Monsanto’s XtendiMax and BASF’s Engenia

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Illinois Soybeans: When Is It Viable to Use an Insecticidal Seed Treatment?

Illinois Soybeans: When Is It Viable to Use an Insecticidal Seed Treatment?

👤By Dan Davidson, Illinois Soybean Association 🕔Feb 22, 2017

If I were to make a guess, I would say that 80% or more of the soybean seed sold today is treated with both a fungicide and insecticide. In the case of some individual seed companies it may be near

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Nebraska: Soybean Cyst Nematodes Confirmed in 58 Counties; How About Your Field?

Nebraska: Soybean Cyst Nematodes Confirmed in 58 Counties; How About Your Field?

👤By John Wilson and Loren Giesler, University of Nebraska-Lincoln 🕔Feb 22, 2017

Thirty years ago last fall, a microscopic pest was identified in a Richardson County soybean field near Falls City. The next spring, a comprehensive sampling program identified the same pest in six counties bordering the Missouri River as well as

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DTN Grain Close: K.C. Wheat Rebounds, Soybeans Sag Lower

DTN Grain Close: K.C. Wheat Rebounds, Soybeans Sag Lower

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Feb 22, 2017

May K.C. wheat closed up 5 3/4 cents Wednesday with concerns over the return of sub-freezing temperatures in the southwestern Plains this weekend. May soybeans finished lower for a fourth consecutive day while Brazil’s weather remains favorable for harvest progress.

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DTN Grain Midday: Corn, Wheat Firm in Slow Trade

DTN Grain Midday: Corn, Wheat Firm in Slow Trade

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Feb 22, 2017

Corn and wheat are firmer at midday in slow trade, soybeans are lightly lower. CORN Corn trade is 1 to 2 cents higher at midday with trade continuing to grind around in the recent range. Ethanol margins remain poor, but

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Corn, Soy Futures: farmDocDaily Offers Online Tool Related to Market Prices

Corn, Soy Futures: farmDocDaily Offers Online Tool Related to Market Prices

👤By Bruce Sherrick and Gary Schnitkey, University of Illinois 🕔Feb 22, 2017

As crop insurance and crop planting decisions are being made for the 2017 crop year, it is useful to assess possible indemnity, marketing, and harvest price information. Average futures settlement prices during the month of February for December 2017 corn

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DTN Grain Open: Markets Move Higher

DTN Grain Open: Markets Move Higher

👤By Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Feb 22, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: March corn was 1 cent higher, March soybeans were 3 cents higher, and July Kansas City wheat was 1 cent higher. CME Globex Recap: Grains and energies changed places from the night before with the former

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