The Latest

Upcoming Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events


Send press releases to Ernst@Agfax.com.

View All Events

Back to homepage

Tag "ag regulations"

Texas: Pesticide Management and CEU Workshop, Fort Stockton, Dec. 5

Texas: Pesticide Management and CEU Workshop, Fort Stockton, Dec. 5

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 16, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the Pesticide Management and CEU Workshop from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Pecos County Civic Center, 1674 Airport Drive, Fort Stockton. “Our agency has made this a district-wide event, because it’s been so

Read Full Article
Texas: High Plains Ag Conference, Lubbock, Dec. 8

Texas: High Plains Ag Conference, Lubbock, Dec. 8

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 16, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the annual High Plains Ag Conference from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 1102 E. Farm-to-Market Road 1294, Lubbock. “This program allows our region’s producers to catch

Read Full Article
Texas: Panhandle Farm and Ranch Management Symposium, Amarillo, Nov. 28

Texas: Panhandle Farm and Ranch Management Symposium, Amarillo, Nov. 28

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife 🕔Nov 9, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will offer two sessions during this year’s Panhandle Farm and Ranch Management Symposium at the Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show. The program is set for Nov. 28 in the Grand Plaza of the Amarillo

Read Full Article
Dicamba: April to October Applications Banned by Arkansas Plant Board

Dicamba: April to October Applications Banned by Arkansas Plant Board

👤Dr. Mark Cochran, University of Arkansas System 🕔Nov 9, 2017

The Arkansas State Plant Board voted on November 8, 2017 to ban the use of the weed herbicide, dicamba, between April 16 – and Oct. 31. The plant board and the dicamba task force that preceded it made a decision

Read Full Article
Texas: Pesticide Applicator Training, Overton, Nov. 30

Texas: Pesticide Applicator Training, Overton, Nov. 30

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 6, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will offer a pesticide applicators training from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 30 in Overton. The program will be at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 1710 N. Farm-to-Market Road 3053. Cost is $35 per

Read Full Article
North Dakota Seed Department Fines 2 for Brown-Bagging Seed

North Dakota Seed Department Fines 2 for Brown-Bagging Seed

👤By Kelli Anderson, North Dakota State University 🕔Nov 2, 2017

The North Dakota State Seed Department has fined two Minto farmers a total of $12,500 for an illegal farmer-to-farmer transfer of a protected wheat variety. A farmer-to-farmer exchange of Linkert, a Plant Variety Protected (PVP) spring wheat variety released by

Read Full Article
Arkansas: Pesticide Legal Issues Webinar, Nov. 1

Arkansas: Pesticide Legal Issues Webinar, Nov. 1

👤By Fred Miller, University of Arkansas 🕔Oct 27, 2017

The Agriculture and Food Law Consortium will present a free webinar, “From Farm Fields to the Courthouse: Legal Issues Surrounding Pesticide Use,” on Wednesday, Nov. 1 at 11 a.m. Central. Pesticide use and subsequent damage to neighboring crops is an

Read Full Article
Texas Plant Protection Association Conference, Bryan, Dec. 5-6

Texas Plant Protection Association Conference, Bryan, Dec. 5-6

👤By Blair Fannin, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 27, 2017

The importance of agricultural trade and current and future farm policy will be discussed at the 2017 Texas Plant Protection Association Conference Dec. 5-6 at the Brazos Center, 3232 Briarcrest Drive in Bryan. Dr. Mark Hussey, vice chancellor and dean for agriculture and life sciences

Read Full Article
Tennessee: Dicamba – Revised Engenia, Xtendimax, and FeXapan Herbicide Labels

Tennessee: Dicamba – Revised Engenia, Xtendimax, and FeXapan Herbicide Labels

👤By Larry Steckel, University of Tennessee Extension Weed Specialist 🕔Oct 19, 2017

The EPA has approved revised Engenia, Xtendimax, and FeXapan herbicide labels for 2018.  The main changes are listed below.  Some details will have to be worked out such as what the auxin-specific training might entail that would be different from

Read Full Article
Texas: Fall Continuing Education Unit Conference, Corpus Christi, Oct. 19

Texas: Fall Continuing Education Unit Conference, Corpus Christi, Oct. 19

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Oct 10, 2017

A Fall Continuing Education Unit Conference will be held Oct. 19 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 10345 Texas Highway 44 in Corpus Christi. The program will begin with registration at 8 a.m. with presentations from 8:30

Read Full Article