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Tennessee Weeds: Additional Nozzles Added to XtendiMax Label

Tennessee Weeds: Additional Nozzles Added to XtendiMax Label

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Feb 21, 2017

The EPA has approved the use of 20 other nozzles sizes besides the TTI 11004 for XtendiMax. The additional nozzles on the list are good with respect to having more options but keep in mind that the nozzles are only

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Tennessee: 2017 Cotton Focus, Jackson, Feb. 9

Tennessee: 2017 Cotton Focus, Jackson, Feb. 9

👤By Tyson Raper, University of Tennessee 🕔Feb 3, 2017

The 2017 Cotton Focus Agenda is now available online. This year’s meeting will be held at the West Tennessee Research and Education Center (605 Airways Blvd, Jackson, TN 38301) on Thursday, February 9th.

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Tennessee Weeds: Keep Your Nozzles Under the Correct Pressure

Tennessee Weeds: Keep Your Nozzles Under the Correct Pressure

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 31, 2017

Dr. Bob Wolf, a leading expert on nozzles, suggests that the ideal pressure range to run TTI11004 nozzles on is between 45 and 60 PSI.

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Tennessee Cotton: Insecticide Seed Treatment Choices

Tennessee Cotton: Insecticide Seed Treatment Choices

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 30, 2017

As almost everyone knows, there are concerns about the consistency of neonicotinoid seed treatments in cotton because of resistance in populations of tobacco thrips.

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Tennessee: Xtend Herbicide Applications – Watch the Wind

Tennessee: Xtend Herbicide Applications – Watch the Wind

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 20, 2017

The supplemental labels for XtendiMax and Engenia use in Xtend crops both indicate that the optimum wind speed window to apply either herbicide is between 3 and 10 mph.

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Tennessee: Xtend Crop Tech – Using the Correct Nozzles Correctly

Tennessee: Xtend Crop Tech – Using the Correct Nozzles Correctly

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 18, 2017

There is only one labeled nozzle and one orifice size that can be used to apply XtendiMax or Engenia over Xtend crops. That nozzle is Spraying Systems Turbo Tee Jet air Induction 04 nozzle.

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Tennessee: Xtend Crop Stewardship – Using and Stewarding the Correct Herbicides

Tennessee: Xtend Crop Stewardship – Using and Stewarding the Correct Herbicides

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 18, 2017

There is a lot of uncertainty and in a few cases, some misinformation, out there about XtendiMax and Engenia. What you need to know about the new crop tech.

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Tennessee: Cotton Focus Meeting, Jackson, Feb. 9

Tennessee: Cotton Focus Meeting, Jackson, Feb. 9

👤By Ginger Rowsey, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 17, 2017

Cotton producers and agricultural industry professionals can learn about the latest cotton research at the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture’s annual Cotton Focus on Thursday, February 9. The event will be held at the West Tennessee AgResearch and Education

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West Tennessee Grain and Soybean Producers Conference, Dyersburg, Feb. 2

West Tennessee Grain and Soybean Producers Conference, Dyersburg, Feb. 2

👤By Ginger Rowsey, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 13, 2017

The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture will host the 2017 West Tennessee Grain and Soybean Producers Conference on Thursday, February 2.  The conference will be held at the Dyer County Fairgrounds in Dyersburg. The conference begins at 7:45 a.m. with

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Tennessee Wheat: Managing Aphids, Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus

Tennessee Wheat: Managing Aphids, Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus

👤By Scott Stewart, University of Tennessee 🕔Jan 12, 2017

A new publication, Management of Aphids and Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus in Tennessee Wheat, is now available on line. This publication will provide some timely information for managing aphids during the next 30-45 days.

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